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Girvan Joseph Edward HANDS

Regimental number2667
Place of birthCobden Victoria
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressCobden, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, William James Hands, Cobden, Victoria
Enlistment date26 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name46th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/63/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 July 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Girvan Joseph

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