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Herbert John FISHER

Place of birthTressingfield, Suffolk, England
SchoolTramlingham College, Suffolk, England
Age on arrival in Australia26
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBusiness manager
AddressSydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, John Fisher, Fressingfield, New Harleston, Norfolk, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date20 April 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 March 1917
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, March 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A74 Marathon on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Division Artillery
FateDied of wounds 31 October 1918
Place of death or woundingMont St Quentin, France
Age at death32
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialRoisel Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot I, Row M, Grave No. 2), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
12
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary Ann FISHER, Fressingfirld, Harleston, Norfolk, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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