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Henry William ELVERY

Regimental number20942
Place of birthBundaberg, Queensland
AddressMaryborough Road, Bundaberg, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, W Elvery, Maryborough Road, Bundaberg, Queensland
Enlistment date20 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 34th Battery
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36(a)/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
FateDied of illness 9 November 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Cause of death: pneumonia
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialDurrington Cemetery (Grave Mo. 120), Wiltshire, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Sarah Jane ELVERY
Other details

War service: England

Embarked from Sydney, 11 May 1916; disembarked Devonport, England, 10 July 1916. Appointed Driver with effect from 1 September 1916.

Admitted to Fargo Military Hospital, 1 November 1916 (pneumonia: severe). Marched out to No. 1 Command Depot, 6 November 1916; died of pneumonia, 9 November 1916.

Medal: British War Medal

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