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Henry James MARSH

Regimental number3174
Place of birthWynnum Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway employee
AddressTingal Road, Wynnum, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Marsh, Tingal Road, Wynnum, Brisbane, Queensland
Previous military service9th ALH
Enlistment date19 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 22 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll47th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 8), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Ellen MARSH, Tingai Road, Wynnum, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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