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Roy Edgar PORTEOUS

Regimental number2392
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressGnowangerup, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, William Porteous, 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 Roll15th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3087 Pte Laurie Edney PORTEOUS, 60th Bn, returned to Australia, 21 December 1917.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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