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Albert Michael CORLISS

Regimental number842
Place of birthGunnedah New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm hand
AddressMilroy via Curlewis, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Edward Timothy Corliss, Milroy via Curlewis, New South Wales
Enlistment date26 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 938 Pte Lloyd Alexander CORLISS, 1st Light Horse Regiment, died of wounds, 17 November 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death30 April 1962
Place of burialNudgee Cemetery

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