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Arthur John VERRALL

Regimental number5668
Place of birthEarlswood, Redhill Surrey, England
SchoolEarlswood School, England
Age on arrival in Australia29
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMaddington Avenue, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinWife, Mrs Edith Harriett Verrall, Austin Maddington, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the Royal Marines Light Infantry, England.
Enlistment date4 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A52 Surada on 26 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 28 September 1917
Place of death or woundingPoperinghe, Belgium
Age at death35
Age at death from cemetery records35
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXIV, Row B, Grave No. 19A), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
114
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Amos and Ellen VERRALL; husband of Edith Harriet VERALL, Austin Avenue, Maddington, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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