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Albert Ernest DATSON

Regimental number1744
Place of birthMount Perry Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDraper
AddressHostel Manley, Cottesloe, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eliza Herberles, Guildford, Western Australia
Enlistment date31 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPROV CPL
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 November 1915
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 13 October 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 August 1918

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