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Louis RADCLYFFE

Date of birth11/061877
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCivil servant
AddressMaling Road, Canterbury, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Height5' 9"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Radclyffe, Canterbury, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed in Loch's Horse, Boer War.
Enlistment date4 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name24th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 March 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date1 August 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Commenced return to Australia from Portland, England, on board HT 'Themistocles', 8 May 1916 (shell concussion); appointment terminated (discharged), 1 August 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 November 1958
Age at death63
Place of burialWoden Cemetery, ACT
SourcesNAA: B2455, RADCLYFFE Louis

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