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Henry Edward WILTON

Regimental number1040
Place of birthMajors Creek New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMajor's Creek, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Amelia Warren, Major's Creek, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 2 August 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in St Stephen's Anglican Church, Major's Creek, New South Wales. Roll of Intercession in the church reads: 'The Prayers of Parishioners are asked for the following Soldiers who are serving their God, King, and Country in the World War against Germany's Aggression, Tyranny, and Frightfulness.'

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