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Regimental number2063
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressWimmera Street, Dimboola, Victoria
Height5' 5.25"
Previous military serviceServed for 9 months in the 7th Regiment, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date5 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 October 1914
Place of enlistmentBallarat, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 February 1915
Discharge date22 April 1915
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board Ht 'Kyarra', 3 February 1915; disembarked Melbourne, 11 March 1915; discharged (medically unfit: double otitis media), Melbourne, 22 April 1915.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, LUCAS Henry

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