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William Valentine HERBERT

ReligionChurch of England
OccupationField officer, Department of Agriculture
Address'Caringa', Lorne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Florence J Herbert, 'Caringa', Lorne, Victoria
Previous military service69th Infantry
Enlistment date23 December 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 January 1915
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit nameAustralian Flying Corps, No 4 Squadron, C Flight
AWM Embarkation Roll number8/7/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Omrah on 17 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Squadron, Australian Flying Corps
FateReturned to Australia 6 May 1919
Medals

AFC


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113
Date: 6 October 1919

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