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Henry STREET

Regimental number2395
Date of birth9 September 1879
Place of birthClarendon, Victoria
SchoolMologa and Calival North State Schools, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressCentral Mologa, via Pyramid Hill, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinFather, Thomas Street, Central Mologa, via Pyramid Hill, Victoria
Enlistment date14 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 March 1919
Discharge date30 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 115 Corporal William STREET, 38th Bn, died of wounds, 26 October 1917; 2761 Pte Herbert STREET, discharged (medically unfit, not due to misconduct), 14 December 1914 (did not embark from Australia).
Other details

War service: Western Front

Embarked from Melbourne, 20 October 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 29 December 1916.

Proceeded overseas to France, 5 April 1917.

Wounded in action (gun shot wound, right elbow), 13 July 1917. Transferred to England, 19 July 1917.

Proceeded overseas to France, 10 November 1917; rejoined unit, 22 November 1917.

Commenced return to Australia on board 'Derbyshire', 2 March 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 22 April 1919; discharged, 30 May 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death27 June 1959
Age at death79
Place of burialEaglehawk Cemetery, Victoria

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