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Regimental number2240
Place of birthLicola Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressGayndah, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Henry Roach, Gayndah, Queensland
Enlistment date28 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name47th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/64/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 16 August 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll2240A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Trench Mortar Battery
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2955 Pte John ROACH, 58th Bn, returned to Australia, 27 September 1917.

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