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Gerald William CRACKNELL

Regimental number3593
Date of birth3 March 1899
Place of birthKent, England
SchoolEngland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDriver
AddressAdelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Rose Conroy Cracknell, 12 Daraban Street, West Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date27 August 1917
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 32nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 2 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine, Syria

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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