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Horatio Gordon MIELL

Regimental number57175
Date of birth20 February 1899
Place of birthCrystal Brook, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationJackeroo
Address30/4th Avenue, St Peters, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Height5' 6.5"
Weight127 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lily Mabel Miell, 30/4th Avenue, St Peters, Adelaide, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 4 years in Senior Cadets
Enlistment date10 April 1918
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 April 1918
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Unit name3rd General Service Reinforcements (Egypt) (South Australia)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 10 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 10 July 1919
Discharge date26 August 1919
Other details

War service:Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Oxfordshire', 10 July 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 10 August 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 26 August 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 September 1992
Age at death93
Place of burialCremated: Enfield Crematorium, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, MIELL Horatio Gordon

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