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Victor Joseph SHEPHERD

Regimental number3226
Place of birthBendigo, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address50 Bourke Street, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Height5' 8"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Shepherd, Hotham Street, East Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 October 1916
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name48th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 23 December 1916
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3226B
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Discharge date25 November 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Berrima', 6 September 1919; disembarked Fremantle (date not recorded); discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 25 November 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
SourcesNAA: B2455, SHEPHERD Victor Joseph

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