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Reginald Harold Stanley BAKER

Regimental number1666
Place of birthBroken Hill, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBoilermaker
AddressLeura Street, Stepney, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Height5' 4.5"
Weight127 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs R Baker, 23 Leura Street, St Peters, South Australia
Previous military serviceSenior Cadets 82nd and then 78th Batt. still serving
Enlistment date12 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 May 1915
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 23 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollI27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 September 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date19 December 1919
Other details

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

Date of death2 June 1980

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