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Herbert TAPP

Regimental number3378
Place of birthAnerly, Surrey, England
SchoolSt John's School, Penge, Surrey, England
Age on arrival in Australia30
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPlumber
AddressThird Avenue, Sefton Park, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinFather, Joseph Tapp, 50 Burlington Road, Thornton Heath, Surrey, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date11 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 4 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Pioneer Battalion
FateDied of wounds 29 September 1918
Place of death or woundingSt Emilier, France
Age at death38
Age at death from cemetery records37
Place of burialTempleux-le-Guerard British Cemetery (Plot II, Row F, Grave No. 33), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
173
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph and Emily TAPP, 50 Burlington Road, Thornton Heath, Surrey, England

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