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Reuben John POPE

Regimental number57454
Place of birthDaylesford, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressSydney Road, North Cobury, Victoria
Age at embarkation21 year 6 months
Height5' 4"
Weight112 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Lilian Pope, Sydney Road, North Cobury, Victoria
Previous military serviceServed for 5 years in 49th C.M.F
Enlistment date13 March 1917
Place of enlistmentBrunswick, 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 date9 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Essex', 15 June 1919; disembarked Perth, 25 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 9 August 1919.

Medal: British War Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, POPE Reuben John

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