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Harold Victor Howe PURVES

Regimental number3607
Place of birthPunjab India
ReligionMethodist
OccupationStudent
AddressHawkesbury College, Richmond, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Minnie Howe Purves, Upper Barri, Doal Canal, Armistrar, Punjab, India
Enlistment date28 May 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 April 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 32nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 2 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919

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