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Michael Thomas MOY

Regimental number872
Place of birthBooleroo, South Australia
SchoolSisters of St Joseph (Catholic) School, Jamestown, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressBundaleer Springs, via Jamestown, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Anne Moy, Bundaleer Springs, via Jamestown, South Australia
Enlistment date9 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateKilled accidentally 28 April 1916
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death36
Age at death from cemetery records36
Place of burialErquinghem-Lys Churchyard Extension (Plot I, Row J, Grave No. 17), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
111
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Michael James and Mary Ann MOY, bunmdaleer Forest, Jamestown, South Waustralia
Family/military connectionsBrother to LCpl James Moy 5th Field Co Engineers.

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