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Archibald TROY

Regimental number2700
Place of birthWardell, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTinsmith
AddressWardell, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 6.5"
Weight134 lbs
Next of kinFather, P Troy, Wardell, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date4 August 1915
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 21 October 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Peter and Ann TROY. Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance.
Discharge date13 July 1919
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Khyber', 31 March 1919; disembarked Brisbane, 18 May 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Brisbane, 13 July 1919.

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

Death attributed to war service.
Date of death13 February 1939
Age at death40
Place of burialWardell Cemetery, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, TROY Archibald

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