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Vernon WARE

Regimental number2
Place of birthKing's Lynn, Norfolk, England
SchoolKing's Lynn Grammar School, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMusician
AddressNo fixed address
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinVernon Ware, Montreal, Canada
Previous military serviceServed in the 1st Royal Dragoons in Boer War.
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name1st Light Horse Brigade, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/1/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board TRANSPORT A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
FateDied of disease 4 April 1916
Age at death37
Place of burialMinia War Memorial Cemetery (Row A, Grave 3), Egypt.
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
2
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Rebecca WARE.

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