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Roy Eric WOOD

Regimental number30954
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationElectric fitter
Address'Coila', Wollstonecraft, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, A W R Wood, 'Coila', Shirley Road, Wollstonecraft, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service18th Infantry
Enlistment date21 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameMedium Trench Mortar Battery Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/129/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 11 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Trench Mortar Battery
FateKilled in Action 10 November 1917
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialThe huts Cemetery (Plot XIV, Row C, Grave No. 5), Dickebusch, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Arthur William and Mary Jane WOOD
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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