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Henry BYERS

Regimental number286
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressArtillery Barracks, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, W Byers, Stuart Field, Tumack, Tasmania
Previous military serviceRoyal Australian Garrison Artillery
Enlistment date7 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameSiege Artillery Brigade
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 17 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Heavy Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 3 March 1919
Date of death3 May 1960
Age at death68
Place of burialSt Peter's Anglican Churchyard, Oatlands, Tasmania

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