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Herbert BALSTON

Regimental number3109
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressAlbany, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, William E Balston, Potter's Bar, Middlesex, England
Enlistment date21 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 May 1916
Place of enlistmentAlbany, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A6 Clan Maccorquodale on 13 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 11 July 1917
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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