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Percy ARMSTRONG

Regimental number724
Place of birthCastlemaine, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressTongala, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs Edith May Armstrong, Tongala, Victoria
Enlistment date4 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 3 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 13 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death26
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XXI, Row C, Grave No. 16), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
127
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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