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Reginald Patience SIMMONDS

Regimental number3226
Place of birthCairns Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPlantation overseer
AddressCairns, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinSister, Miss Mona Simmonds, c/o Mrs A Bell, Samford Road, Enoggera, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date20 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name52nd Battalion 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/69/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 28 August 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 November 1973
Age at death80
Place of burialMareeba Cemetery, Queensland

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