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Herbert Edward DRAKE

Regimental number1393
Place of birthBriningham Norfolk (UK)
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressRythdale, Pakenham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, E Drake, Swanton Povers, near Melton, Constable, Norfolk, England
Enlistment date9 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A56 Palermo on 29 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919

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