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Nelson LANGLEY

Regimental number8
Place of birthRupanyup, Victoria
SchoolRupanyup State School, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressRainbow PO, Rainbow, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31.6
Height5' 7.5"
Weight156 lbs
Next of kinBrother, Robert Langley, Kilsyth PO, Kilsyth via Croydon, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date31 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Brigade, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/4/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board TRANSPORT A29 Suevic on 13 June 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll309
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th A Division Cavalry
FateDischarged 18 September 1916
Discharge date16 August 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Itonus', 10 June 1916; discharged (medically unfit: lumbago bronchitis), Adelaide, 16 August 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death not attributed to War Service.
Date of death27 December 1937
Age at death54
Place of burialManagatang Cemetery, Victoria

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