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Arthur Robert LANDY

Regimental number2105
Place of birthSouth Melbourne, Victoria
SchoolSouth Melbourne State School, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressBangerang via Warracknabeal, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinBrother, George Landy, Darabin Street, Northcote, Victoria
Enlistment date25 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 4 August 1917
Place of death or woundingMessines, Belgium
Age at death42
Age at death from cemetery records45
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot I, Row X, Grave No. 28), Steernwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
131
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Jane LANDY. Native of Melbourne, Australia
Family/military connectionsHis nephew who died through wounds received at Pozieres in 1916.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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