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Arthur Edward Claude PROCTOR

Regimental number64087
Place of birthPenrith, New South Wales
OccupationMotor driver
AddressRiley Street, Penrith, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23 years 8 months
Height5' 6"
Weight142 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Millicent Proctor, Riley Street, Penrith, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed for 5 years in H.S. Light Horse
Enlistment date1 July 1918
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Unit name5th General Service Reinforcements (Egypt) (New South Wales)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Darwin on 14 September 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Rifles
FateReturned to Australia 15 March 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date10 May 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Euripides', 15 March 1918; arrived in Melbourne for Sydney, 20 April 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Sydney, 10 May 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
Date of death17 February 1979
SourcesNAA: B2455, PROCTOR Arthur Edward Claude

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