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Cecil Edward COOMBS

Regimental number2005
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBroken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Edward Ronald Coombs, 117 Morphett Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date3 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A13 Katuna on 23 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 2 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death25 September 1972

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