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Francis Walter READER

Regimental number713
Place of birthApsley, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarm assistant
AddressApsley, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J H Reader, Apsley, Victoria
Enlistment date14 October 1914
Place of enlistmentEdenhope, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A26 Armadale on 12 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 5 September 1919
Other details

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

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