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Samuel Arthur John LOY

Regimental number5127
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressHargreaves Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinWife, Mrs A Loy, c/o R B Gittons, Hargreaves Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date9 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 June 1971
Age at death90
Place of burialBendigo Cemetery, Victoria

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