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Volunteers of Essendon and Flemington, 1914-1918


Private John Henry Memery, The Herald 18 March 1916.


Memery J H     Pte    2085    John Henry              29 Inf Bn    19    Labourer    Single    C of E       

Address:    Moonee Ponds, Heritage St, 8   

Next of Kin:    Memery, Samuel M, 8 Heritage St, Moonee Ponds   

Enlisted:    10 Jul 1915       

Embarked:     A64 Demosthenes 29 Oct 1915   


Relatives on Active Service:

Memery-H-V-Ag-L-Sgt-2084  brother

Memery S M Pte 2086 brother

Murphy E H S Pte 3605 brother in law

Ryan C O Pte 2751 cousin DOW

Ryan V C M Pte 54 cousin



Three sons and a son-in-law of Mr. S. M. Memory, of 8 Heritage street,
Moonee Ponds, are serving with the Australian Expeditionary Forces.
Sergeant H. V. Memery is married, and his wife is living with her father,
Guard J. Grant, of Mount Alexandra road, Essendon. Each of Mr. Memery's

sons is well known in turf circles.

BROTHERS FIGHT FOR FLAG (1916, March 18). The Herald

 (Melbourne, Vic. : 1861 - 1954), p. 6. http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article242322664


Mentioned in this publication:

The Argus 10 May 1916  http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article2099589 Mrs Memery



War Service Commemorated

Ascot Vale State School

Essendon Gazette Roll of Honour With the Colours

Regimental Register

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