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Norman Prosper FORBES

Regimental number709
Place of birthCootamundra New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFireman
Addressc/o Mrs Hyde, Tempe, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Hyde, Tempe, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 January 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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