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Horace Henry Stewart PLAYFORD

Regimental number6605
Place of birthSingleton New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
AddressAnn Street, Mayfield, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Louis Frederick Playford, Ann Street, Mayfield, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentTrumpeter
Unit name8th Field Ambulance, Section A
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from
From Embarkation Rolls it is not possible to distinguish the embarkation details of individual officers and men: 6 officers and 156 others embarked on HMAT A11 'Ascanius' from Melbourne on 10 November 1915; 1 officer and 50 others embarked on HMAT A58 'Kabringa' from Melbourne on 8 November 1915; 1 officer and 16 others embarked on HMAT A2 'Geelong' from Adelaide on 12 November 1915; 1 officer and 4 others embarked on HMAT A13 'Katuna' from Adelaide on 9 November 1915; and
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 28 February 1919

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