Roy William CHRISTIE

Regimental number2272
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
SchoolDarlinghurst State School, Sydney, NSW
Address176 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Christie, 176 Victoria Street, Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 4 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 19 April 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers Brettoneux
Age at death24
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialPicquigny British Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 11), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Isabella CHRISTIE, 176 Victoria Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal