The AIF Project


Regimental number1249
Place of birthSydney
ReligionChurch of England
Address429 Crown Street, Surry Hills, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs P Montgomery, 429 Crown Street, Surry Hills, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 September 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Noted Hugh Ernest NR
Place of burialChatby War Memorial Cemetery (Row H, Grave No. 20), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Patrick and Annie MONTGOMERY

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