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Herbert FOSTER

Regimental number24582
Place of birthPerth, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFitter
Address69 Dennis Street, Subiaco, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, M Foster, 69 Dennis Street, Subiaco, Western Australia
Previous military service86th Infantry
Enlistment date7 January 1916
Place of enlistmentPerth, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 3, Section 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/91/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 27 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Divisional Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 1 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 March 1963
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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