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Henry Ernest COTSEIN

Regimental number2320
Date of birth22 February 1884
Place of birthManly, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationContractor
Address6 Oxford Street, Woollahra, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Pearl Margaret Cotsein, 6 Oxford Street, Woollahra, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A56 Palermo on 18 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 28 June 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Also served in World War II (home service) as N438190.
Date of death22 July 1970
Age at death86
Place of burialBotany Cemetery, Sydney, New South Wales

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