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Horace Miller WINTER

Regimental number12658
Place of birthClarence Park, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSignalman, S A R
AddressFrederick Street, Clarence Park, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Height6' 0.5"
Weight181 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs L Winter, Frederick Street, Clarence Park, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date3 January 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/54/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 31 May 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll12685
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1919
Discharge date16 October 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Embarked Melbourne, 30 June 1916; disembarked Plymouth, England, 23 August 1916.

Proceeded overseas to France, 24 November 1916.

On leave to England, 2 January 1918; rejoined unit from leave, 19 February 1918.

Found guilty, 21 January 1919, of while on Active Service, being in Paris without authority: awarded 3 days' Field Punishment no 2, and forfeited a total of 3 days' pay.

Detached for duty with Australian Army Pay Corps, London, and marched into AIF Headquarters from France, 7 March 1919.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ulysses', 23 July 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 30 August 1919; discharged, Adelaide, 16 October 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1 February 1960
Age at death71
Place of burialCentennial Park Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia

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