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Bertie STIBBARD

Regimental number1981
Place of birthOrange, New South Wales
SchoolLucknow Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressCadia via Orange, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Frances Stibbard, Cadia via Orange, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name54th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/71/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 23 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollTemporary Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 7 June 1917
Place of death or woundingMessines, Belgium
Age at death22
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialMessines Ridge British Cemetery (Plot I, Row F, Grave No. 23), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
124
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Frances STIBBARD, Mount Drummond, Wollongong, New South Wales. Native of Orange, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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