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Regimental number1730
Place of birthTemora, New South Wales
SchoolState School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Address33A Hughes Street, Mile End, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Myers, 33A Hughes Street, Mile End, South Australia
Enlistment date19 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 1 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death17
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialBeach Cemetery (Plot II, Row G, Grave No. 13), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William John and Stella Jean MYERS, k6 Hutchinson Street, Torrensville, South Australia. Native of Temora, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsCousin of G F Armour MM and W J Armour (killed).
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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