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Arthur Ernest RAYMOND

Regimental number191
Date of birth15 June 1879
Place of birthMaryborough, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDrover
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinWife, Mrs A. Raymond, 119 Sutherland Street, Paddington, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the 4th Queensland Imperial Bushmen, South Africa. Service abroad: 1 year 108 days.
Enlistment date23 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 20 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 22 January 1917
Discharge date19 May 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2820 Pte Victor Claude RAYMOND, Australian Flying Corps, returned to Australia, 19 October 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Palestine

Discharged as medically unfit, 19 May 1917.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death19 June 1956
Age at death77
Place of burialCremated: Northern Suburbs Crematorium, Chatswood, New South Wales

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