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Henry Leonard ROOTES

Regimental number2989
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressThornleigh, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Bellamey, Thornleigh, New South Wales
Enlistment date26 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 September 1918
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 19), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
161
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Mrs Ada BELLAMY, Park Street, Thornleigh, New South Wales

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