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Herbert Arthur Burder BACKHOUSE

Regimental number612
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressMetropolitan Board of Works, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, T Backhouse, Metropolitan Board of Works, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date20 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Date of death25 April 1961
Place of burialMornington Cemetery

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