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Willen Thomas CUSHEN

Regimental number57426
Date of birth11 January 1900
Place of birthMalvern, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
Address2 Williams Street, Malvern, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18 years 3 months
Height5' 6"
Weight120 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Blanche M Cushen, 2 Williams Street, Malvern, Victoria
Previous military serviceExempt area
Enlistment date11 April 1918
Place of enlistmentSt Kilda, Victoria
Unit name4th General Service Reinforcements (Egypt) (Victoria)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 17 August 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 15 June 1919
Discharge date9 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Essex', 15 June 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 25 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 9 August 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, CUSHEN Willen Thomas

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