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Herbert Elwell STRAHAN

Regimental number2895
Place of birthToodyay Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFruit grower
AddressToodyay, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ruth Ellen Strathan, Toodyay, Western Australia
Enlistment date2 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 29 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollMachine Gun Corps Details
FateReturned to Australia 28 February 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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