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Bert Highbury COLLINS

Regimental number3628
Place of birthProspect, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressHawthorn, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Collins, Hampton Street, Hawthorn, South Australia
Enlistment date5 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name50th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/67/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 4 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll50th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3627 Sergeant Josiah Alfred COLLINS, 50th Bn, returned to Australia "Own Expense".
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 July 1970

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