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Regimental number729
Place of birthMount Gambier South Australia
AddressMt. Gambier, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Sarah Potter, Mt. Gambier, South Australia
Enlistment date23 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A45 Hessen on 2 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 4 November 1915
Family/military connectionsBrother: 727 Lance Corporal John Daniel POTTER, 3rd Light Horse, killed in action, 1 June 1916.
Date of death31 May 1959
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery

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