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ASH, Stanley Roy

Private Roy Stanley Ash

1242, Sapper Roy Stanley Ash

38th Battalion AIF

15th Australian Light Railway Operating Company

Died of Wounds – 13th August, 1917

Australian War Memorial:

A railway porter from Maryborough, Vic prior to enlistment, Pte Ash embarked with D Company from Melbourne on HMAT Runic on 20 June 1916. Later transferring to the 15th Australian Light Railway Operating Company, he was wounded in action and, on 13 August 1917, aged 19, died as a result of his wounds and was buried in the Poperinghe New Military Cemetery, Belgium.

ADFA Database

National Archives – Service Record

Further Reading – 38th Battalion AIF

Australian War Graves Record

Picture Source – Australian War Memorial

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