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Harold PURNELL

Regimental number172
Place of birthGeelong Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrocer
AddressTalbot Street, Geelong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinA. Purnell, Talbot Street, Geelong, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 26 December 1918

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