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Henry William ELPHINSTONE

Regimental number2828
Place of birthBlythe, Tasmania
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressCaipiorma, East Coast, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Henry Jas. Elphinstone, Caipiorma, East Coast, Tasmania
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A48 Seang Bee on 21 October 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 27 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Hobart Garden of Remembrance
Date of death18 May 1964

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