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Henry Charles RABY

Regimental number1988
Place of birthMile End, Old Town, London, England
SchoolManor Park, Essex, England
Age on arrival in Australia24
ReligionChurch of England
AddressCommercial Hotel, Busselton, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Barbara Raby, 32 First Avenue, Manor Park, London, England
Previous military serviceServed 8th City of London and RAMC Mounted Transport.
Enlistment date30 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 2 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 30 July 1916
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialPuchevillers British Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 32), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Barbara RABY, 32 First Avenue, Manor Park, Essex, England

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