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Mervyn Walter HOLLITT

Regimental number2081
Date of birth31 December 1896
Place of birthWirrabra, South Australia
SchoolWirrabra Public School, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressSturt, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, George Hollitt, Sturt, South Australia
Enlistment date8 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 10 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 1 May 1919
Other detailsWar service: Egypt, France, Belgium

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