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Edgar Jabez LUKEY

Date of birth12 November 1881
Place of birthTimaru New Zealand
OccupationVeterinary Surgeon
AddressKooyong, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs R S Lukey, Warra Road, Kooyong, Victoria
Enlistment date23 July 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 July 1917
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit nameVeterinary Corps, July 1917 Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 4 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Veterinary Corps


Unit: VET Div 1
Promotion date: 23 July 1917

FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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