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Henry Arthur COOMBS

Regimental number15254
Date of birth2 February 1894
Place of birthEngland
SchoolCaterham College, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressMount Gambier, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Wood, 432 North Eight Street, Olean, New York, USA
Enlistment date4 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameSeptember 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 22 May 1919
Discharge date31 August 1919
Other detailsWar service: France, Belgium. Arrived back in Australia, July 1919.

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