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Regimental number2788
Place of birthGeraldton, Western Australia
Address18 Douglass Street, South Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Height5' 7.5"
Weight137 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Rudland, 18 Douglass Street, South Fremantle, Western Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Place of enlistmentPerth, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 3 January 1919
Discharge date23 March 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Orontes', 20 December 1918; disembarked Perth, 25 January 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Perth, 23 March 1919.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 July 1928
Age at death39
Place of burialCheltenham Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, RUDLAND Henry

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