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Cecil William MARSH

Regimental number7535
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address10 Oxford Street, Woollahra, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Mr C V Marsh, Police Station, Major's Creek, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 September 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in St Stephen's Anglican Church, Major's Creek, New South Wales. Roll of Intercession in the church reads: 'The Prayers of Parishioners are asked for the following Soldiers who are serving their God, King, and Country in the World War against Germany's Aggression, Tyranny, and Frightfulness.'
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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