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Bert ARTHUR

Regimental number2988
Place of birthOrroroo, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressOrroroo, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19.8
Height5' 7.5"
Weight150 lbs
Next of kinFather, George Arthur, Orroroo, South Australia
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date2 March 1916
Place of enlistmentOrroroo, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A65 Clan Mcewan on 9 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Discharge date4 August 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Palestine

Commenced return to Australia from Kantara on board HT 'Orari', 15 May 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 4 August 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, ARTHUR Bert

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