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Norman Crosland AMPT

Regimental number62
Place of birthBradford, England
ReligionEpiscopalian
OccupationStation Manager
AddressQueensland National Bank, Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 11"
Weight183 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elsa Ampt, Selborne Villas, Bradford, Yorkshire, England
Previous military serviceServed for 2.5 years in the 5th Border Regiment, British Army.
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 August 1914
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
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2nd Lieutenant


Unit: 4th Light Horse Regiment

FateDischarged 19 April 1915
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsHelles Memorial, Gallipoli, Turkey
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Discharged from the AIF to accept a Commission in the British Army, 19 April 1915; appointed to the 1st Border Regiment.

Killed in action, 22 August 1915.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, AMPT Norman Crosland

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