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Henry Bernard TYLER

Regimental number663
Date of birth14 August 1892
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressYarram, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Height5' 8"
Weight150 lbs
Next of kinFather, George Tyler, Yarram, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date16 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 October 1914
Place of enlistmentYarram, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 May 1919

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 23
Date: 12 February 1919

Discharge date19 September 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Wounded in action, 8 August 1916 (gun shot wound, right forearm).Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Rio Pardo', 27 May 1919; appointment terminated (discharged), Melbourne, 19 September 1919.

Medals: Military Medal, 1914015 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Also served in World War II: Service No W28989.
SourcesNAA: B2455, TYLER Henry Bernard

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