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Samuel LUKE

Regimental number57440
Date of birth25 January 1891
Place of birthJerilderie, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressJerilderie, near Finley, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Height5' 6"
Weight137 lbs
Next of kinFather, Mr Samuel Luke, Jerilderie, near Finley, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date15 March 1918
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Unit name4th General Service Reinforcements (Egypt) (Victoria)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 17 August 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 15 June 1919
Discharge date8 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Essex', 15 June 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 25 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 8 August 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, LUKE Samuel

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