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Horace Alexander Ernest STYLES

Regimental number4664
Place of birthClifton Hill, Victoria
Place of birthClifton Hill, Melbourne, Victoria
SchoolSt Pauls Cathedral, Melbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationAccountant
Address1 Osborne Street, West Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Alexander Styles, 1 Osborne Street, West Brunswick, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed as Lieutenant in 59th Area, Brunswick.
Enlistment date11 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll29th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 24 April 1918
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Horace Alexander
Place of death or woundingSailly-le-Sec, Somme Sector, France
Age at death21.4
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialCorbie Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot 2, Row D, Grave No. 68), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
116
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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