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Herbert TANNER

Regimental number3281
Place of birthTraralgon, Victoria
SchoolWangaratta Agricultural High School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressHansonville via Glenrowan, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annabella Tanner, Hansonville via Glenrowan, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date29 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 26 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularName given on RoH circular as Herbert Henry TANNER.
FateDied of wounds 9 August 1918
Place of death or woundingRosieres, France
Age at death23
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot XIX, Row F, Grave No. 4), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
54
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry and Annabel TANNER, 6 Alwa Road, Camberwell, Victoria

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