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Henry Mitchell ELSON

Regimental number7241
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
AddressMackay, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Mackenzie, Fairy Lane, Maryborough, Queensland
Enlistment date20 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 24 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Date of death27 September 1964

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