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Regimental number956
Place of birthBeechworth, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address88 Curtain Street, North Carlton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 6.75"
Weight132 lbs
Next of kinMrs Mary Collier, 88 Curtain Street, North Carlton, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date2 February 1915
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A66 Uganda on 21 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollTrooper
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1916
Discharge date22 May 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Nestor', 9 February 1916; disembarked Melbourne, 13 March 1916; discharged Melbourne, 22 May 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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