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Christopher BERRYMAN

Regimental number8371
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBricklayer
AddressMcLaren Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 6.75"
Weight162 lbs
Next of kinFather, Christopher Berryman, McLaren Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 12 years in the Volunteer Cadets; resigned.
Enlistment date31 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 May 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 6, Battery 18
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 23 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date11 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Czar', 23 March 1919; disembarked, Adelaide, 13 May 1919; discharged (medically unfit: broncho-pneumonia), Adelaide, 11 August 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 September 1939
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, BERRYMAN Christopher

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