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Hilton Henry PURVIS

Regimental number2376
Place of birthMuswellbrook New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressPickering, Denman, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, William Purvis, Pickering, Denman, New South Wales
Previous military service6th ALH
Enlistment date25 September 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 Roll1st Field Squadron Engineers, A Mounted Division
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919

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