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Regimental number642
Date of birth23 March 1892
Place of birthDinyarrack, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressMildura, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, William Turvey, Mildura, Victoria
Enlistment date21 July 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name29th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

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

Also served in World War II: enlisted, 13 December 1941, Woy Woy, New South Wales; discharged, 18 March 1942 as N106212, Private, 8th Garrison Bn.
Date of death19 July 1965
Age at death76

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