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Roland Warden Fisher STURROCK

Regimental number9665
Place of birthCobar, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDraper
AddressBallina, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height5' 6.5"
Weight125 lbs
Next of kinFather, D W Sturrock, Ballina, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 August 1915
Place of enlistmentLismore, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Field Ambulance, 10th Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 28 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Ambulance
FateDied of wounds 7 August 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Fate incorrectly entered on Nominal Roll as 'Died of Disease'.
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialPuchevillers British Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 21), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
184
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David Warden and Emma STURROCK, Ballina, New South Wales. Native of Cobar, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsUncle: Major James Whitehead Fraser McMANAMEY, 19th Bn, killed in action, Gallipoli, 5 September 1915.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSecond given name entered on Embarkation Roll as Worden.
SourcesNAA: B2455, STURROCK Roland Warden Fisher

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