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Roy Hector HERON

Regimental number4507
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionBaptist
OccupationButcher
Address105 Hill Street, Crescent West, Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Heron, 105 Hill Street, Crescent West, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date23 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 8 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Jane HERON. Photo: Tasmanian Headstone Project
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 March 1934
Age at death34
Place of burialCornelian Bay Cemetery, Hobart, Tasmania

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