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Archibald Hubert MORETON

Regimental number542
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressRyrie Street, Geelong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Dr F Moreton, Ryrie Street, Geelong, Victoria
Enlistment date11 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, C Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A16 Star of Victoria on 25 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 7 August 1915
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialAri Burnu Cemetery (Row A, Grave No. 10), Gallioli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
6
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick and Mary MORETON, 6 Ryrie Street, Geelong, Victoria. Native of London, England
Family/military connectionsCousin: 1583 Pte Peter Arthur JARVIE, 21st Bn, killed in action, 4 August 1916.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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