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Herbert MAKINS

Regimental number4827
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine cleaner
Address5 Charles Street, Wickham, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, W Makins, 2 Elizabeth Bay Road, Darlinghurst, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Star of England on 8 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll54th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 October 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death8 February 1963

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