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Regimental number1168
Place of birthSt Lawrence Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
AddressWalterhall, Mount Morgan, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, Walter Merritt, Walterhall, Mount Morgan, Queensland
Enlistment date26 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 10 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919
Date of death20 November 1969
Place of burialMt Thompson Crematorium

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