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Simon William COOMBES

Regimental number87
Place of birthSouthampton England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBook packer
AddressPoint Nepean Road, Mordialloc, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinWilliam Coombes, Point Nepean Road, Mordialloc, Victoria
Enlistment date16 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 November 1918

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