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Herbert Randell FYFE

Regimental number6758
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
SchoolJames Street High School, Perth, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPostal assistant
AddressPost Office, Broome, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinSister, Miss D M Fyfe C/ Mrs Bydder, John Street, North Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date7 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll9 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 11 November 1917
Place of death or woundingBelgium
Age at death25.7
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXVII, Row A, Grave No. 13), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
62
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated on Postmaster General's Department Roll of Honour, Commonwealth of Australia Building, Perth, Western Australia. Dedicated to 'Officers from Western Australia who gave their lives in the Great War 1914-1918'. Parents; Edward and Rachael FYFE. Native of South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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