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Roy William DARBY

Regimental number5081
Place of birthKadina, South Australia
ReligionSalvation Army
OccupationGrocers assistant
AddressWallaroo Mines, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Darby, Wallaroo Mines, South Australia
Enlistment date24 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Company Engineers
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Family/military connectionsBrother: 55817 Pte Arthur Paul DARBY, Australian Army Ordnance Corps, effective abroad (still overseas).
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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