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Victor Fortescue MORRIS

Regimental number7515
Place of birthOrbost Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressOrbost, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, P F Morris, Orbost, Victoria
Enlistment date13 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 4 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 15 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot VI, Row H, Grave No. 15), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
44
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Orbost Cemetery, Victoria. Parents: Percy and Frances MORRIS, Orbost, Victoria, Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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