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Reginald Sydney MERRETT

Regimental number4642
Place of birthWarrnambool Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressCudgee via Allansford, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Mr J T Merrett, Mepunga East via Allansford, Victoria
Enlistment date29 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 8 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 9 April 1917
Place of burialPozieres British Cemetery (Plot II, Row J, Grave No. 28), Ovillers-La-Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
66
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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