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Roy Albert PORTEOUS

Regimental number2391
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressGnowangerup, Waa
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alice Portious, Gnowangerup, Western Australia
Enlistment date15 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A52 Surada on 16 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollImperial Camel Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 21 November 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Date of death23 August 1961

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