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Horatio Arthur NELSON

Regimental number16567
Place of birthJunee New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTelephone mechanic
AddressGranville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Alexander Nelson, 'Alma,' Trongate Street, Granville, New South Wales
Previous military service20th Infantry
Enlistment date4 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameDivisional Signal Company 1, Reinforcement 24
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/11/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 19 December 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll6567
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st D S C
FateReturned to Australia 31 January 1918

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