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Garnet COLLINS

Regimental number2278
Place of birthUlverstone, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressForth Road, Ulverstone, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Stephen Collins, Forth Road, Ulverstone, Tasmania
Enlistment date18 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A31 Ajana on 4 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 23 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death23 September 1956
Age at death63
Place of burialGoulburn General Cemetery, New South Wales

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