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Herbert Frederick ILETT

Regimental number3172
Place of birthBeeac Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationDairy farmer
AddressWarrion via Colac, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs Alice Gladys Ilett, Warrion via Colac, Victoria
Enlistment date26 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 November 1917
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 2193 Pte Milton Emerson ILETT, 22nd Bn, killed in action, 17 September 1917; 1077 Pte Reginald Neil ILETT MM, 22nd Bn, returned to Australia, 8 April 1918; Cousin: 454 Pte Ernest C. ILETT, 8th Bn, killed in action, 8 May 1915.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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