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Regimental number2428
Date of birth27 August 1880
Place of birthClermont Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressBarrambah Settlement via Murgon, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinWife, Mrs Esme Fisher, Barrambah Settlement via Murgon, Queensland
Enlistment date16 August 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Light Horse Regiment, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/16/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 19 December 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1919
Discharge date22 September 1919
Other details

War service: Middle East

Embarked from Sydney, 19 December 1917; disembarked Suez, 16 January 1918.

Taken on strength, 11th Light Horse Regiment, 11 April 1918. Evacuated from Haifa, Palestine, to Alexandria, Egypt, 9 October 1918 (pyrexia); rejoined unit, 30 November 1918.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Morvada', 22 July 1919; disembarked Sydney, 28 August 1919; discharged, 22 September 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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