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Josiah ROLLS

Regimental number3937
Place of birthGolden Square Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBattery employee
Address50 Wade Street, Golden Square, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Rolls, 50 Wade Street, Golden Square, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date7 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialAeroplane Cemetery (Plot IV, Row A, Grave No. II), Ypres, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
45
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Josiah and Agnes ROLLS, 63 Wade Street, Golden Square, Bendigo, Victoria

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