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Regimental number1006
Place of birthEast Molsey, England
OccupationFarm hand
Address134 Walton Road, East Molsey, Surrey, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation.1
Height5' 6.5"
Weight142 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ann Poulton, 134 Walton Road, East Molsey, Surrey, England
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 June 1915
Place of enlistmentKeswick, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Light Horse Regiment, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/16/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 21 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 4 July 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*given names are Harry Frank
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Brian McLauchlan
Discharge date14 October 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Palestine, England

Commenced return to Australia from England on board HT 'Norman', 4 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 14 October 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death22 January 1958
Place of burialPayneham Cemetery, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, POULTON H F

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