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Herbert PENNA

Regimental number2423
Place of birthPort Augusta South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressPekina, via Streaky Bay, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lizzie Penna, Pekina, via Streaky Bay, South Australia
Enlistment date23 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 23 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 5 May 1918
Place of burialBorre British Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 31), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
60

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