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Henry Charles TROWBRIDGE

Regimental number998
Place of birthTasmania
SchoolBranxholme State School, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrocer's assistant
AddressBranxholme, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, J.T. Trowbridge, Branxholme, Tasmania
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date29 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A59 Botanist on 2 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of wounds 2 November 1917
Age at death22.6
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialBeersheba War Cemetery (Row C, Grave No. 57), Palestine
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Talbot and Rose Harriette TROWBRIDGE, Moonah, Tasmania. Native of Tasmania
Family/military connectionsBrother-in-Law: Lieutenant Charles Daniel Lucas, 12th Battalion, killed Pozieres, France.

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