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Percy Beaumont OSBORNE

Regimental number6079
Place of birthBacchus Marsh, Victoria
Place of birthMaryborough
SchoolChurch of England Grammar School, Ballarat, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
AddressUnion Bank, Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs C Harris, The Vicarage, Hamilton, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadets and the Citizen Military Forces, Ballarat, Victoria.
Enlistment date11 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateDied of disease 2 February 1917
Age at death22.6
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialTidworth Military Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 278), North Tidworth, Wiltshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Paretns: Alfred and Emily OSBORNE, The Vicarage, Hamilton, Victoria
Family/military connectionsCousins: 2 killed in action

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