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Bruce Irvine HENDERSON

Regimental number22078
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShip's purser
Address'Melrose', Woolcott Street, Darlinghurst, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 9"
Weight161 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs G.A.Y. Henderson, same address
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date12 June 1917
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameEngineering Field Companies, General Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 21 March 1918
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal RollHeadquarters Australian Base Depot
FateReturned to Australia 7 July 1919
Discharge date1 October 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Chemnitz', 7 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 1 October 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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