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Henry Russell PRINCE

Regimental number3988
Place of birthGranville, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressNewcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 5.25"
Weight116 lbs
Next of kinFather, T P Prince, James Street, Mayfield, Newcastle, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Naval Reserve.
Enlistment date22 July 1915
Place of enlistmentNew Castle, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1919

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No 103
Date: 29 June 1917

Discharge date12 July 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Armagh', 5 April 1919; disembarked Sydney, 20 May 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 12 July 1919.

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, PRINCE Henry Russell

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