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Ferris Oakly WOODS

Regimental number2831
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressRanelagh, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, John Woods, Ranelagh, Tasmania
Enlistment date16 August 1915
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 RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 5 June 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name spelt Feris Oakley
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialEbblinghem Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave No. 7), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
68
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Name spelled Teris Oakley WOODS on Cemetery Record. Parents: John and A.M. WOODS
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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