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Herbert Mills FRAIL

Regimental number1544
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarter
AddressRoka Hawthorn Parade, Haberfield, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27.6
Height5' 7.25"
Weight178 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs B Frail, Roka Hawthorn Parade, Haberfield, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date20 April 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date13 September 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Castalia', 13 April 1919; disembarked, Melbourne, 30 May 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 13 September 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death attributed to War Service.
Date of death7 January 1936
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, FRAIL Herbert Mills

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