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Horace Lawrence TOOMBS

Regimental number3928
Place of birthNorth Adelaide South Australia
ReligionCongregational
OccupationClerk
AddressHenley Beach, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, H M Toombs, York Street, Henley Beach, South Australia
Previous military service7th Infantry
Enlistment date10 December 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name48th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/65/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 22 March 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Depot Unit of Supply
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death17 August 1977

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