The AIF Project


Regimental number130
Place of birthInverell, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, near Inverell, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, W. Heath, Gravesend, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mongolia on 8 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Brigade
FateKilled in Action 14 July 1918
Place of death or woundingGun Valley, Somme, France
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialJerusalem War Cemetery (Row J, Grave No. 18), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Emily HEATH. Native of Inverell, New South Wales

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