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Herbert BOYLE

Regimental number1665
Place of birthKaniva, Victoria
SchoolDaisy Hill State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressRailway Street, Maryborough, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Mr John Boyle, Railway Street, Maryborough, Victoria
Enlistment date3 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 September 1918
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Date of death29 September 1918
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialUnicorn Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 15), Vend'huile, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
167
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Fanny BOYLE, Railway Street, Maryborough, Victoria, Australia. Native of Kaniva, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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