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Herbert DILLON

Regimental number1220
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStockman
AddressCasino, Richmond River, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinUncle, Mr P Dillon, Casino, Richmond River, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 November 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 March 1917
Place of burialBulls Road Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 32), Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
52
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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