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Herbert Leedham JERVIS

Regimental number3704
Place of birthBrisbane, Queensland
SchoolMilton State School, Brisbane, Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationPlumber
Addressc/o Mrs Jervis, Hill Street, Soudan Estate, Paddington,Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Herbert Jervis, Hill Street, Soudan Estate, Paddington, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadets and Citizen Military Forces
Enlistment date9 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A45 Hessen on 2 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 22 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialPerth Cemetery (China Wall) (Plot III, Row H, Grave No. 18), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
12
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Herbert and Annie JERVIS, Villa Street, Ipswich Road, South Brisbane, Queensland

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