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Percival Joseph CHAPMAN

Regimental number21060
Place of birthBerrima, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationHairdresser
AddressSt George, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, W H Chapman, Parkes, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 35th Battery
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board H.M.A.T. A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Discharge date11 January 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Wounded in action (gas), 17 October 1917; evacuated to England, 27 October 1917; rejoined unit, 27 May 1918. Wounded in action, second occasion (gas), 5 June 1918; rejoined unit, 22 August 1918.

Commenced return to Australia, 12 May 1919; discharged, 11 January 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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