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Herbert William SIMINGTON

Regimental number28978
Place of birthManilla New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor mechanic
AddressChandos Street, Gunnedah, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinWife, Mrs E E Simington, Arthur Street, Manilla, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameMedium Trench Mortar Battery Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/129/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal RollY3A Battery
FateReturned to Australia 31 October 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1113 Pte Thomas Alfred SIMINGTON, Australian Mounted Division Train, returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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