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Christopher DYER

Regimental number52820
Date of birth23 July 1899
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationPorter
Address14 Surrey Street, Ballarat West, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Height5' 4.5"
Weight136 lbs
Next of kinGrandparent, Ann Dyer 14 Surrey Street, Ballarat West, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed for 18 months in Senior Cadets
Enlistment date5 March 1918
Place of enlistmentBallarat, Victoria
Unit name2nd General Service Reinforcements (Egypt) (Victoria)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 10 June 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, DYER Christopher

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