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Herbert Thomas TIMMINS

Regimental number1778
Place of birthMoree New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
AddressMoree, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs W Timmins, Moree, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 19 June 1915
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 19 October 1915
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 15), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William Henry and Elizabeth G. TIMMINS, Lowlands, Moree, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 3646 Pte Norman Leslie TIMMINS, 30th Bn, returned to Australia, 25 March 1919; 7327 Pte Gordon Stanley TIMMINS, 1st Bn, returned to Australia, 8 April 1918; 2665 Pte Martin Joseph TIMMINS, 34th Bn, returned to Australia, 5 September 1919; Sister: Staff Nurse Ilma May TIMMINS.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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