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Regimental number2874
Place of birthWarren New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
AddressPine Ridge, Leadville, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Dorothy Isabel Buckland, Wynchcombe, Ocean Street, Woolahra, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Malwa on 22 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 27 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: [2059] 2nd Lt Reginald John BUCKLAND, 8th Light Horse Regiment, died of wounds, 9 August 1916.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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