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Wane CHERRIE

Regimental number18436
Place of birthQueanbeyan New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, Alum Creek, New South Wales
Other trainingNil
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressKoorawatha, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Cherrie, c/o Miss A McNally, 58A Excelsior Street Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date15 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 7, Battery 25
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 17 September 1917
Place of death or woundingYpres, Belgium
Age at death31
Place of burialPerth Cemetery (China Wall), (Plot I, Row E, Grave No. 5), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
15
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Patrick and Mary CHERRIE; Husband of Elizabeth GARBUTT (formerly CHERRIE), RAILWAY TERRACE, WINGELLO, NEW SOUTH WALES. BORN AT COOMA
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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