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Herbert John PREECE

Regimental number9769
Place of birthHereford, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSalesman
Address22 Underwood Street, Paddington, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Arthur Preece, 49 Whitehorse Street, Hereford, England
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameDivisional Train Reinforcements 16
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/14/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Makarini on 5 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Division Supply Column
FateReturned to Australia 27 September 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Not known
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 January 1931
Age at death43
Place of burialKatoomba Cemetery, New South Wales

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