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Herbert STARR

Regimental number162
Place of birthNorwich England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShell opener
AddressBroome, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, S C Starr, 14 Connaught Road, Norwich, England
Enlistment date25 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia,
30 Officers and 982 Other Ranks embarked at Fremantle on HMAT A11 'Ascanius' on 29 June 1915; 12 others embarked at Fremantle on HMAT A36 'Thirty-Six' on 12 July 1916. From Embarkation Records it is not possible to distinguish the latter 12.
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Other detailsWar service: Gallipoli, France.

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