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Henry George TROUGHTON

Regimental number116
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o J. Athers, Fern Hill, Coorabell Creek, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs. A.S. Troughton, 6C Vira Road, Fulham, England
Enlistment date21 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 9 November 1915
The Machine Gun Section of 31st Bn left from Melbourne on two ships, HMAT A62 'Wandilla', embarking on 9 November 1915, and HMAT A41 'Bakara', embarking on 5 November 1915. From the Embarkation Rolls it is not possible to distinguish on which ship an individual sailed.
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A61 Bakara on 5 November 1915
The Machine Gun Section of 31st Bn left from Melbourne on two ships, HMAT A62 'Wandilla', embarking on 9 November 1915, and HMAT A41 'Bakara', embarking on 5 November 1915. From the Embarkation Rolls it is not possible to distinguish on which ship an individual sailed.
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateDischarged 25 November 1919

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