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Herbert Clarke PACKHAM

Regimental number2128
Place of birthCreswick Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressBroomfield, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Jane Packham, Broomfield, Victoria
Previous military service71st Infantry
Enlistment date24 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3229 Pte James Thomas PACKHAM, 8th Bn, returned to Australia, 3 January 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death4 June 1982
Age at death87
Place of burialBallarat (New) Cemetery, Victoria

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