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Samuel Joseph COLLIS

Regimental number6855
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBuilder
Address37 Cardwell Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinWife, Mrs Louisa Collis, 37 Cardwell Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date10 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Infantry Brigade, 8th Field Ambulance Sections B and C
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1917
Date of death28 September 1950
Age at death79
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 7, Grave 36), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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