Horace Joseph REX

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REX, Horace Joseph

Enlisted: 25 July 1916
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 1st Machine Gun Company
Born: Braidwood, New South Wales, Australia, 12 December 1895
Home Town: Braidwood, New South Wales
Occupation: Book Keeper
Died: Killed in Action, Belgium, 7 October 1917, aged 21 years
Cemetery: No known grave - "Known Unto God"
Memorials: Braidwood War Memorial, Menin Gate Memorial (Commonwealth Memorial to the Missing of the Ypres Salient)

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World War 1 Service

25 Jul 1916: Enlisted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 24th Infantry Battalion
31 Oct 1916: Involvement Lieutenant, 24th Infantry Battalion, Third Ypres
31 Oct 1916: Embarked Lieutenant, 24th Infantry Battalion, HMAT Argyllshire, Sydney
7 Oct 1917: Involvement Lieutenant, 1st Machine Gun Company, Third Ypres

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