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Bertram DEE

Regimental number3147
Place of birthEmpire Vale, Richmond River, New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressAlstonville, Richmond River, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, John Henry Dee, Alstonville, Richmond River, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 2 years in the 4th Australian Light Horse; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.
Enlistment date11 October 1916
Place of enlistmentLismore, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name52nd Battalion 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/69/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateDied of disease 24 March 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialStratford-Sue-Castle (St. Lawrence) Churchyard (Grave No. 114), Wiltshire.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
153
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Henry and Mary Jane DEE, Alstonville, Richmond River, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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