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Reginald Naylor CADDEN

Date of birth1 May 1872
Place of birthKiama, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMerchant
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation42
Height5' 8.5"
Weight147 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Charlotte Annie Cadden, c/o J Hill, 'Grasmere', Belmore Road, Coogee, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the New South Wales Bushmen's Contingent for 2 years 5 months in South Africa (Boer War).
Enlistment date15 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 19 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Light Horse Regiment
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Unit: 10th Light Horse
Promotion date: 15 August 1917

FateReturned to Australia 18 February 1919
Discharge date25 January 1921
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Palestine

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Suevic', 19 November 1915; appointment terminated (discharged), Sydney, 25 January 1921.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSecond given name incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as Meyler.
Date of death16 September 1923
Age at death51
Place of burialSt Thomas Cemetery, Enfield, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, CADDEN Reginald Naylor

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