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Regimental number204
Place of birthManning River New South Wales
AddressGlen Lewis, Wingham, Manning River, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinFather, R Herkes, Glen Lewis, Wingham, Manning River, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 25 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 16 January 1919
Other details

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

Date of death3 September 1921
Age at death49
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia

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