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Rex Beard JEFFERIES

Regimental number5716
Place of birthEngland
Other NamesReginald Beard
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand motor driver
AddressMont Albert, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Mr T Jefferies, The Anchorage, Southwall, Suffolk, England
Enlistment date28 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/22/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas and Frances JEFFERIES. Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death18 April 1938
Age at death45
Place of burialMount Thompson Crematorium, Brisbane, Queensland

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