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Regimental number491
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
AddressLake Charm, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 10"
Weight161 lbs
Next of kinWilliam Sutherland, Lake Charm, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed for 4 years in the Light Horse, Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, C Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal Roll4391
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 15 November 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Palestine

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 September 1968
Age at death76
Place of burialSwan Hill Cemetery, Victoria

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