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Regimental number5661
Date of birth24 April 1879
Place of birthBairnsdale, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCook and Baker
AddressFitzroy Street, Warwick, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Height5' 10.5"
Weight166 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Agnes Patterson, Fitzroy Street, Warwick, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed in the 2nd Scottish Horse (disbanded); Natal Police, South Africa: time expired.
Enlistment date3 December 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll3 December 1914
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name3rd Light Horse Brigade Train, 1st Reinforcement, 12th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 19 February 1915
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 29 April 1919
Discharge date26 August 1919
Other details

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HMAS 'Australia', 29 April 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Brisbane, 26 August 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 November 1940
Age at death61
SourcesNAA: B2455, PATTERSON Henry Scott

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