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Percy George WESCOMBE

Regimental number34455
Place of birthUpper Sturt South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationOrchardist
AddressUpper Sturt, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, George Wescombe, Upper Sturt PO, Upper Sturt, South Australia
Enlistment date2 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, March 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal RollArtillery Details
FateReturned to Australia 31 January 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death11 August 1974

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