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Percy David BODDY

Regimental number4983
Place of birthBalloong, Victoria
SchoolWoodside and Balloong State Schools, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressWoodside, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, David Boddy, Woodside, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date10 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 13 March 1917
Place of death or woundingGevillers, France
Date of death13 March 1917
Age at death26.7
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialWarlencourt British Cemetery (PLot VIII, Row D, Grave No. 49), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
101
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David and Mary Louisa BODDY, Balloong, South Gippsland, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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