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Horace Rudolph HORSWELL

Regimental number5216
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationTraveller
AddressCanterbury Road, Hurlstone Park, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, C Horswell, Gladwyn, Canterbury Road, Hurlstone Park, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Makarini on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 8559 Pte Owen Plimsoll HORSWELL, 15th Field Ambulance, returned to Australia, 11 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death20 February 1978
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium

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