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Regimental number3500
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
AddressManly, near Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Arthur Roland Tavener, Lota Estate, Manly, Queensland
Enlistment date16 June 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 30th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT HMAT A38 Ulysses on 19 December 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 13 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death11 September 1963

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