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Percy Oliver GUNN

Regimental number816
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationUpholsterer
AddressGlenelg, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinBrother, Walter Gunn, Glenelg, South Australia
Enlistment date22 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateDied of wounds 9 August 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Stated to be Percy Olwin Gunn on NR
Place of burialVignacourt British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row C, Grave NO. 3), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
175
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Francis and Eliza GUNN. Native of Adelaide

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