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Roy Wallace MOFFATT

Regimental number863
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith's striker
Address'Trebor', Warrington Road, North Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMrs R Fergusson, 'Trebor', Warrington Road, North Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameNaval and Military Expeditionary Force
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/112/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 19 August 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

Passchendaele, Belgium
Recommendation date: 8 October 1917

Other detailsWounded three times in different actions. Twice in the right lega dn once in the left leg which was subsequently amputated. The last action when he lost his leg was the attack on the Beauvoir Line, France on 3 October 1918 in conjunction with the 18th Battalion
Date of death24 April 1946 - Randwick Military Hospital
Age at death51
Place of burialBotany Cemetery, Sydney

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