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Roy Wood CROFT

Regimental number290
Date of birth1894
Place of birthEast Sydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
AddressLeddicott, 17 Darlinghurst Road, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Croft, Leddicott, 17 Darlinghurst Road, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, B Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 20 September 1915
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 June 1978
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Crematorium

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