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Walter Phillip HOLMES

Regimental number738
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
True NameRYMER, Phillip Roy
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
AddressWelltown Station, Goondiwindi, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs. J.L. Foster, Deakin avenue, Sixteenth Street, Mildura, Victoria
Enlistment date8 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/7/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A53 Itria on 9 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 10 July 1916

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