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Darcy Gordon DENNIS

Regimental number7969
Place of birthForrest, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationOrchard hand
AddressDeloraine, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, W Dennis, Deloraine, Tasmania
Enlistment date3 November 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 October 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 27th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 28 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records19
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot IV, Row E, Grave No. 16), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
65
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas William and Sarah Maud DENNIS. Born in Tasmania
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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