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Mark Reuben VENN

Regimental number8077
Date of birth4 February 1889
Place of birthParattah, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressPipers River, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, M S Venn, Pipers River, Tasmania
Enlistment date13 December 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 December 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 27th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 28 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Company, Australian Army Service Corps
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death19 September 1968
Place of burialPreston East Cemetery, Victoria

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