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David Henry LONGBOTTOM

Regimental number3505
Place of birthSussex England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTimberworker
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 9.5"
Weight172 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Rodda, Darradupp via Nannup, Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date6 August 1915
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill WA
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 October 1917
SourcesNAA: B2455, LONGBOTTOM David Henry

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