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Roy STANFORD

Regimental number1090
Place of birthLismore, New South Wales
SchoolTuncester Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressTatham, Richmond River, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eliza Stanford, Tatham, Richmond River, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date18 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name41st Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/58/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 18 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll41st Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied in Norwich, England
FateDied of disease 18 November 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death24.3
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialNorwich Cemetery (54. 718), Norfolk
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
134
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Stephen and Eliza STANFORD, Tashman, Richmond River, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsCousin: Trooper P.H. Lumley, killed. Uncle: Sergeant C.T. Lumley,Lieutenant T.B. Forster, M.M. and Bar..

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