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Hugh Raymond Guy POATE

Date of birth16 January 1884
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Address225 Macquarie Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, F Poate, Lands Department, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service8th Australian Army Medical Corps
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name1st Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board TRANSPORT A14 Euripides on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant-Colonel
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps


Unit: MED Fld Amb 1
Promotion date: 20 August 1914


Unit: Fld Amb 1
Promotion date: 1 January 1916

FateReturned to Australia 3 October 1917

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