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Norman YORK

Regimental number12758
Place of birthRockdale, New South Wales
ReligionCongregational
OccupationClerk
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18.10
Height5' 6.25"
Weight128 lbs
Next of kinFather, Samuel Walter York, Kelvin Brae, Herbert Street, Rockdale, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in Junior and Senior Cadets, and in 38th Infantry, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date18 October 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Anzac Mounted Division, 5th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT Vestalia on 15 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Service Corps, Desert Mounted Troops
FateReturned to Australia 2 August 1919
Discharge date31 October 1919
Other details

Commenced return on board HT 'Delta', 2 August 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 3 September 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 31 October 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, YORK Norman

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