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Samuel Britain BRACE

Regimental number280
Place of birthKerrisdale, Victoria
SchoolBroadford State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressKerrisdale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Robert Brace, Kerrisdale, Victoria
Enlistment date21 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 25 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateKilled in Action 30 June 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Date of death30 June 1915
Age at death22
Place of burialAri Barnu Cemetery (Row E, Grave 3), Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
6
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Elizabeth BRACE. Native of Kerrisdale, Victoria
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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