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Herbert Dalby WATERWORTH

Regimental number115
Place of birthSt Helens, England
ReligionChurch of England
AddressQueen Street, Frewville, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Height5' 4"
Weight123 lbs
Next of kinSister, Mrs Parrington, Queen Street, Frewville, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Place of enlistmentMorphettville, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Field Ambulance, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/46/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A7 Medic on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 17 November 1915
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date11 July 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Commenced return to Australia from Portland, England, on board HT 'Runic', 7 November 1915; disembarked, Melbourne, 21 December 1915; discharged (medically unfit: gun shot wound, head, and shock), Adelaide, 11 July 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 February 1929
Age at death40
Place of burialAIF Cemetery, West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, WATERWORTH Herbert Dalby

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