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Regimental number5427
Place of birthFitzroy, Victoria
Address'Seaview', Victoria Parade, Fitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 5"
Weight130 lbs
Next of kinFather, S. Pincus, 3 Brunswick Street, Fitzroy, Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date16 December 1914
Place of enlistmentBroadmeadows, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameDivisional Train, 2nd and 3rd Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 19 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollNo 10 Company, Australian Army Service Corps
FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Date of return to Australia incorrectly entered on Nomial Roll as 28 June 1915.
Other details

War service: Egypt

Admitted to Convalescent Camp, Mustapha, 17 June 1915 (pleurisy, left side).

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ballarat', 5 July 1915; disembarked Melbourne, 6 August 1915; discharged (medically unfit: valvular disorder of the heart), Melbourne, 21 October 1915.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, PINCUS Frank

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