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henry Francis PURCELL

Regimental number2378
Place of birthSutton Forest New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressSutton Forest, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, John Purcell, Sutton Forest, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A56 Palermo on 18 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Double Squd Light Horse
FateReturned to Australia 17 July 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*given names two spellings Henry Francis and Francis

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