Percy Edward CHERRY

Percy Edward Cherry Photo:
State Library of Queensland
Birthplace
Warwick
Resided
Warwick
Occupation
Labourer
Enlisted
25-May-1917
Place
Toowoomba
Age
17
Status
Single
Service No
3278
Rank
Private
Unit
41st Battalion, 8th Reinforcements
Embarked
14-June-1917
Place
Sydney
Active Service
England
Highest rank
N/A
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
Returned to Australia
January 1919
Notes

Brother of 3350 Trooper Sydney James Cherry.

 

Percy Cherry was underage when he enlisted. He arrived in England in August 1917 and transferred to the Army Medical Corps. He remained in training camps and depots until returning to Australia in January 1919. He was discharged in March, aged 19.

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