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Fred PETTY

Regimental number7520
Place of birthEccleshill, Yorkshire, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationButcher
AddressCroydon, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41.9
Height5' 4.25"
Weight126 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs A L Petty, Isisford, Croydon Avenue, Croydon, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date19 March 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 March 1917
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 March 1918
Age at death from cemetery records42
Place of burialHangard Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row H, Grave No. II), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
124
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in St Thomas Cemetery, Enfield, New South Wales. Parents; Thomas and Sarah PETTY; husband of Alice PETTY, 37 Croydon Avenue, Croydon, New South Wales. Photo: Robert and Sandra Crofts
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, PETTY Fred

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