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Hurtle Robert SHEPHERD

Regimental number2786
Place of birthNairne South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressRockleigh, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, William Shepherd, Rockleigh, South Australia
Enlistment date30 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll23 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 November 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death4 September 1959

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