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Reginald John REES

Regimental number4275
Place of birthCambridgeshire England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinSister, Mrs J Waddle, Myrtle Villa, Fanny Street, Ipswich Road, South Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date26 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 20 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialBecourt Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row P, Grave No. I), Becordel-Becourt, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
57
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edgar and Mary REES, 143 Earlshall Road, Eltham, London, England. Native of Royston, Herts, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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