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Henry DORLING

Regimental number15041
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressJohn Street, Cottesloe, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, F Dorling, High Street,Gawler, South Australia
Enlistment date3 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 15, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 4 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 16 December 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1307 Pte Frederick DORLING, 8th Field Ambulance, returned to Australia, 20 February 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 February 1964

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