Herbert Henry CHILDS

Regimental number2547
Place of birthClaremont, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
AddressPontville, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, William Augustus Childs, Old Beach, Tasmania
Enlistment date1 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name40th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/57/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 September 1919