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Robert Leland Garfield HOLMAN

Regimental number2351
Date of birth19 May 1896
Place of birthNelshaby South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressCummins, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Robert John Holman, Cummins, Port Lincoln, South Australia
Enlistment date22 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 28 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal RollLight Horse Details
FateReturned to Australia 15 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date11 May 1919
Other details

War service: Middle East

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death8 January 1954

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