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Herbert Raymond AXTENS

Regimental number1565
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationStation hand
Address1 Belmont Road, Mosman, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Herbert H Axtens, 1 Belmont Road, Mosman, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT RMS Moldavia on 2 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death9 November 1966

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