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Ferdinand William BEST

Regimental number3768
Place of birthYass New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrazier
AddressPark View, Birrilla, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinWife, Mrs S A Best, c/o J Shepherd, Church Street, Yass, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 34th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS A38 Ulysses on 19 December 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 14 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death1 November 1945

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