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Percival Embling HARDY

Regimental number64208
Date of birth14 January 1896
Place of birthClyde, Victoria
SchoolClyde North State School No 118, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height5' 8"
Weight148 lbs
Next of kinFather, William Hardy, Clyde, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil (exempt area under Compulsory Military Training scheme).
Enlistment date28 February 1918
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 December 1917
Place of enlistmentDandenong, Victoria
Unit name5th General Service Reinforcements (Egypt) (Victoria)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Darwin on 14 September 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 26 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Listed on Clyde North State School No 118 Roll of Honor (now in Cranbourne RSL, Victoria).
Discharge date21 September 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia from Kantara on board HT 'Dongala', 28 July 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 25 August 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 21 September 1918.

Medal: British War Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
SourcesNAA: B2455, HARDY Percival Embling

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