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Daniel Robert VENN

Regimental number6603
Date of birth12 November 1895
Place of birthSassafras, Tasmania
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressUki via Murwillumbah, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Height5' 7"
Weight155 lbs
Next of kinFather, Mr D Venn, Uki via Murwillumbah, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date10 July 1916
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Discharge date12 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ormonde', 16 June 1919; disembarked Sydney, 4 August 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Brisbane, 12 September 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death26 October 1928
Place of burialLismore Cemetery, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, VENN Daniel Robert

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