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Henry Fabian SELLEY

Regimental number4269
Place of birthHighbury, London, England
SchoolGillespie Rd School, Highbury, London, England
Age on arrival in Australia23
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressPortland, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinMother, Mrs C Selley, 86 Hornsey Park Road, Hornsey, London, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date14 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 11 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 20 September 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialDivisional Collecting Post Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row K, Grave No. 20), Boesinghe, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
92
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Abraham and Caroline SELLEY, 86 Hornsey Park Road, Hornsey, London, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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