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Clement David HOUSTON

Regimental number3177
Place of birthGoroke, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBendigo, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, James Houston, 58 Barkly Place, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date11 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 October 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Omrah on 17 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 4811 Sergeant Francis Gerald HOUSTON, 57th Bn, died of disease, 8 December 1916; 1059 Pte Herbert Horace HOUSTON, 4th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 5 July 1916; 1503 Pte Raymond HOUSTON, 4th Bn, returned to Australia, 31 October 1915.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 March 1935
Place of burialParkes Cemetery

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