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Bertram Stephen DOVE

Regimental number3310
Place of birthSale, Victoria
SchoolModel School, Battery Point, Tasmania
OccupationShop assistant
AddressSandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Minnie Dove, 30 Regent Street, Sandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date12 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 14 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 April 1918
Place of death or woundingMericourt, France
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialMericourt L'Abbe Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row F, Grave No. 16), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George Norris and Minnie DOVE, 30 Regent Street, Sandy Bay, Hobart, Tasmania. Native of Sale, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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