Roy Herbert Sherry (1898-1965)
World War One Veterans Item Type Metadata
Next of Kin
Address at time of Enlistment
No. 2801 Roy Herbert Sherry
Roy Sherry embarked from Melbourne on 27 October 1915, aboard HMAT A38 Ulysees as a member of the 58th Battalion.
He served in France before considerable spending time in England recovering from a medical complaint.
Roy departed England, for home, on 15 November 1919 aboard, HT Ypiringa.
He disembarked in Australia on 4 January 1920 and was discharged on 19 March 1920.
Details of a Welcome Home held in honour of Roy and seven other returned serviceman was reported in the Camperdown Chronicle, 31 January 1920, p.4.
Medals and Entitlements:
- 1914-15 Star
- British War Medal
- Victory Medal
Australian War Memorial
National Archives of Australia