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Stanley Roy ASH

Regimental number1242
Place of birthWallan, Victoria
SchoolState School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressMaryborough, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Alfred Ash, Argyle Street, Maryborough, Victoria
Enlistment date24 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Light Railway Operating Company
FateDied of wounds 13 August 1917
Place of death or woundingZillebeke, near Ypres, Belgium
Age at death19
Place of burialPoperinghe New Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row D, Grave 44), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
26
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Alfred S. and Catherine ASH, Wanalta Road, Glenhuntly, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

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