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Roy Murray FORREST

Regimental number58093
Place of birthLongreach Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLaw clerk
AddressIbis Street, Longreach, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Forrest, Ibis Street, Longreach, Queensland
Enlistment date8 June 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th (Queensland) Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 4 September 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 August 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 25481 Sergeant Hugh Eric FORREST, 1st Divisional Ammunition Company, effective abroad, (still overseas).
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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