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Valentine Richard PATIENCE

Regimental number1427
Place of birthGeraldton Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressGeraldton, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Joseph John Patience, Georgina Siding, Geraldton, Western Australia
Enlistment date30 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 21 May 1917
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 1425 Pte Arthur William PATIENCE, 10th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 11 July 1917; 1426 Pte Clive PATIENCE, Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 19 January 1919.
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Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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