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Herbert Edmund READ

Regimental number485
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
SchoolArnold West State School, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationDriver
AddressHorsham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinJames Read, Llanelly, near Inglewood, Victoria
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, C Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 4 November 1915
Other details

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

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