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Henry Albert Robertson VENESS

Regimental number3371
Place of birthGlen Innes, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank accountant
AddressRichmond, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Lorne Veness, Glen Innes, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 28th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollTrooper
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: A.A. and Mary Josephine VENESS. Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 March 1930
Age at death40
Place of burialToowong Cemetery, Queensland

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