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Herbert PASSMORE

Regimental number4591
Place of birthBedeford, Devon, England
Place of birthNortham, Devon
SchoolNortham School, England
Age on arrival in Australia19
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRabbit trapper
AddressGravesend, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, William Passmore, Torre Torquay, Devonshire, England
Enlistment date4 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 25 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of bronchitis.
FateDied of wounds 18 February 1917
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialTorquay Extramural Cemetery (E. 15. 14512) Devonshire
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
117
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Elizabeth PASSMORE, Torre, Torquay
Family/military connectionsBrother: 4589 Pte George PASSMORE, 45th Bn, killed in action, 5 April 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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