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Herbert Milne LONGMORE

Regimental number1373
Place of birthGundagai, New South Wales
SchoolNorth Fitzroy State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emma Longmore, corner of Pearce And South Streets, Beaconsfield, Western Australia
Previous military serviceServed in the Cadets.
Enlistment date15 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name11th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 22 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 August 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death33
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Plot II, Row G, Grave No. 49), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Andrew and Emma LONGMORE, Corner of South and Pearse Streets, Beaconsfield, Western Australia. Native of Gundagai, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsBrother of Captain Cyril Longmore still living.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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