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Percy Tyris BALLE

Regimental number3702
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Address214 Adams Road, Quarry Hill, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Balle, 214 Adams Road, Quarry Hill, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name5th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 March 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Listed on Marist Brothers' College Roll of Honour, RSL Museum, Bendigo, Victoria.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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