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Percy George LOXTON

Regimental number1617
Place of birthPalmer South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBullock-driver
AddressEttrickbrae, via Mannum, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Mary Ellen Loxton, Ettrickbrae, via Mannum, South Australia
Enlistment date30 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 13 July 1919
Family/military connectionsStep-brother/half-brother: 1953 Pte Philip William LOXTON, 48th Bn, returned to Australia, 10 September 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 January 1953
Age at death56
Place of burialMannum Cemetery, South Australia

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