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Bertie Frank CORBET

Regimental number9478
Place of birthGuernsey, Channel Islands
OccupationHome missionary
AddressSarina, Mackay, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 6.5"
Weight128 lbs
Next of kinFather, N Corbet, Sarina, Mackay, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date22 September 1915
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance, 15th Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 28 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 20 May 1919
Discharge date20 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, England

Commenced return to Australia from Liverpool on board HT 'Nestor', 20 May 1919; disembarked Sydney, 4 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Brisbane, 20 August 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSurname entered incorrectly on Embarkation Roll as CORBETT.
SourcesNAA: B2455, CORBET Bertie Frank

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