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Regimental number1409
Place of birthSouth Yarra, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
Address31 Hambleton Street, Albert Park, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Height5' 4.5"
Weight133 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs A H Algernon, 31 Hambleton Street, Albert Park, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Place of enlistmentAlbert Park, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A27 Southern on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Discharge date19 June 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia from Plymouth on board HT 'Ulysses', 12 April 1917; discharged (medically unfit: gastritis), Melbourne, 19 June 1917.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, ALGERNON Harry

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