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Regimental number64279
Date of birth8 February 1892
Place of birthBilboa, Spain
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressPingelly, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Height5' 8.75"
Weight153 lbs
Next of kinUncle, Juan Miguel Madanaga, Amorebieta, Spain
Previous military serviceNil (previously rejected on account of eyesight)
Enlistment date11 June 1918
Place of enlistmentPerth, Western Australia
Unit name5th General Service Reinforcements, Western Australia (Egypt)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Albany, Western Australia, on board SS Port Darwin on 19 September 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 2 August 1919
Discharge date10 March 1920
Other details

War service: Egypt

Admitted to 2nd Australian Stationary Hospital, Moascar, 31 October 1918 (otitis media); discharged to duty, 23 November 1918.

Taken on strength, 10th Light Horse Regiment, Zagazig, 21 April 1919.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Delta', 2 August 1919; disembarked Fremantle, 26 August 1919; discharged, Perth, 10 March 1920.

Medal: British War Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
SourcesNAA: B2455, MUGARRA Juan

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