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Joseph GREER

Regimental number2408
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Mrs. Sarah Minkin, Innisfail, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, mrs. Sarah Minkin, Innisafail, Queensland
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Trench Mortar Battery
FateReturned to Australia 10 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 770 Bombardier Cleveland Hawthorn GREER, 15th Trench Mortar Battery, returned to Australia, 23 March 1919; 1137 Sergeant James R. GREER, 9th Bn, returned to Australia, 9 February 1916.

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