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Kevin WILSON

Regimental number52856
Date of birth19 May 1899
Place of birthTocumwal, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarter
AddressNorman Street, Corowa, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Height5' 5.25"
Weight108 lbs
Next of kinFather, Mr Walter Wilson, Tocumwal, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date22 February 1918
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, 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 Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Discharge date22 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Malta', 3 July 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 7 August 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 22 August 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, WILSON Kevin

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