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Bertie Clarence NIXON

Regimental number12497
Place of birthWagga Wagga, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 8.25"
Weight125 lbs
Next of kinMrs Mary Nixon, Wagga Wagga, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 May 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Unit name1st Anzac Mounted Division, 3rd Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Mooltan on 19 August 1916
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Company, Australian Army Service Corps, Australian Mounted Division Train
FateReturned to Australia 25 March 1919
Discharge date13 November 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia from Kantara on board HT 'Essex', 15 June 1919; disembarked Sydney, 28 July 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 13 November 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, NIXON Bertie Clarence

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