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Bernard Raymond COOMBE

Regimental number1016
Place of birthCampbelltown
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStorekeeper's assistant
Addressc/o William Thos Coombe, Latrobe, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, William Thos Coombe, Storekeeper, Latrobe, Tasmania
Enlistment date20 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name15th Battalion, G Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 October 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1019 Sergeant Victor Ronald COOMBE, 15th Bn, died of disease, Lone Pine, Gallipoli, 29 September 1915.

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