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Herbert Major BUTT

Regimental number11
Date of birth10 April 1882
Place of birthBath, Somerset, England
SchoolBath National School, Somerset, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationRailway porter
Addressc/o Mrs. Moyle, Wasley's, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFather, H. Butt, 46 New King Street, Bath, Somerset, England
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 13 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Discharge date28 April 1919
Other detailsWar service: Egypt, Gallipoli, France, Belgium
Date of death20 May 1947

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