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Regimental number21221
Place of birthScone, Perth, Scotland
SchoolScone Public School, Scotland
Age on arrival in Australia19
AddressVulture Street, West End, South Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, J Glass, Vulture Street, West End, South Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 36th Battery
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
FateKilled in Action 16 April 1918
Place of death or woundingAmiens, France
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialMericourt L'Abbe Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row G, Grave No. 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Heloen GLASS, Albert Street, Osborne Park, Western Australia. Native of Scone, Perth, Scotland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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