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Percival Arthur Ronald RASH

Regimental number4227
Place of birthHarcourt, Victoria
SchoolPublic School, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ann Rash, Murray Road, Beecroft, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT Commonwealth on 28 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 19 October 1916
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death28.2
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialVlamertinghe Military Cemetery (Plot IV, Row H, Grave No. 17), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
105
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary RASH, "The Pines", Murray Road, Beecroft, New South Wales. Native of Harcourt, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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