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Douglas Bruce SEARLE

Regimental number1019
Place of birthBruce South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
AddressOpposite Monala Store, Government Road, Port Pirie West
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs. A.K.Searle, opposite Monala Store, Government Road, Port Pirie West
Enlistment date24 November 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 22 May 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 26 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollQuartermaster Sergeant
Unit from Nominal RollNo.1 Depot Camel Transport Corps
FateReturned to Australia 6 March 1916
Date of death24 June 1963
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Crematorium

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