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Herbert William BOTTEN

Regimental number1371
Place of birthMeningie, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationElectrical engineer
AddressMeningie, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Margaret Botten, Meningie, South Australia
Enlistment date31 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentSIG
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 14 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)


Recommendation date: 15 July 1918

FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 75
Date: 17 June 1919

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