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Bernard LAVERACK

Regimental number3361
Place of birthAshbourne, near Derby, England
Other NamesBernard Laverick
SchoolTwyford School, Hampshire, England
Age on arrival in Australia15.6
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressInnisfail, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Jack Laverack, Otterbourne Road, Compton, Hampshire, England
Enlistment date9 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A49 Seang Choon on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateKilled in Action 27 September 1917
Place of death or woundingPolygon Wood, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot LXIV, Row E, Grave NO. 15), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
119
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Elizabeth LAVERICK. Native of Ashbourne, Derbyshire, England. Spelt LAVERICK
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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