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Herbert Lester CONSTABLE

Regimental number1031
Place of birthMarrickville, New South Wales
SchoolPublic School, Moruya, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationScaffold builder
AddressMotor Yacht Club, Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinSister, Mrs J Phillips, Motor Yacht Club, Rose Bay, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A23 Suffolk on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 06-9 August 1915
Place of death or woundingLone Pine, Gallipoli
Date of death7 August 1915
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Special Memorial C.98), Gallipoli, Turkey Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Mrs T. Beatrice PHILLIPS (formerly CONSTABLE) 308 Trafalgar Street, Annandale, New South Wales. Native of Moruya, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: 1914-15Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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