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Roy Maxwell CASTLES

Regimental number2797
Place of birthRailton, Tasmania
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressWyyard, Tasmania
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinWife, Mrs Helen Jane Castles, Latrobe, Tasmania
Enlistment date25 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 6 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll40th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Plaque in Garden of Remembrance, Victoria
Date of death5 September 1982
Age at death88
Place of burialHorsham Public Cemetery, Victoria

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