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Arnold TOWNSLEY

Regimental number1711
Place of birthOldham England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationChairmaker
AddressWilliam Street, Mascot, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Townsley, William Street, Mascot, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name2nd Light Horse Brigade, 2nd Signal Troop (Engineers) - 8th Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 2 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Other details

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

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