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Samuel John MOSS

Regimental number3276
Place of birth166 Glenarm Road, Clapton, London, England
SchoolBushmore Road School, Clapton Park, England
Other trainingFarm hand
Age on arrival in Australia18
ReligionChurch of England
Addressc/o H Firman, Langi Logan, Ararat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Moss, 166 Glenarm Road, London N E, England
Enlistment date13 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 4 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 July 1918
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialMericourt L'Abbe Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row E, Grave No. 14), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Harry and Ellen MOSS, 166 Glenarm Road, Clapton Park, London, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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