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Roy Holden UPHAM

Regimental number6612
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address505 Lydiard Street, North Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Jane Upham, 73 Juliett Street, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll19 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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