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Regimental number2620
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation hand
AddressKing Street, West Tamworth, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Walter Henry Markwell, King Street,West Tamworth, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 June 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 May 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Canberra on 16 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 2 January 1919
Date of death30 June 1970
Place of burialNewcastle Memorial Park Cemetery & Crematorium

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