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William Clarence LUXMOORE

Regimental number3479
Place of birthGlenelg, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressGlenelg, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24.6
Height5' 9.5"
Weight151 lbs
Next of kinFather, John Luxmoore, 17 St John's Row, Glenelg, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date23 May 1917
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 30th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 2 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date30 May 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Koroa', 8 April 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 30 May 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 March 1924
Age at death31
Place of burialSt Jude's Church of England Cemetery, Brighton, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, LUXMOORE William Clarence

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