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Albert Henry BOUNDY

Regimental number557
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
SchoolCoolgardie State School, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Height5' 7"
Weight145 lbs
Next of kinFather, John Henry Boundy, Forrest Street, Collgardie, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadets and the Citizen Military Forces, Coolgardie, WA.
Enlistment date26 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 September 1914
Place of enlistmentHelena Vale, West Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 30 April 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death30 April 1915
Age at death20.9
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialQuinn's Post Cemetery (Row E, Grave No. 1), Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Henry and Margaret BOUNDY, 37 Charles Street, Maylands, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Embarked Alexandria to join the Mediterranean Expeditionary Force (Gallipoli Campaign), 12 April 1915.

Killed in action, Gallipoli, 30 April 1915.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, BOUNDY Albert Henry

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