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Drayson, Henry James (3216)

Place of Birth: Port Melbourne, VIC

Age: 18 years 8 months

Enlistment Details: Thursday, 17 September 1914 – Melbourne, VIC

Service Number: 3216           view online service record

31 Francis Street
Ascot Vale, VIC

Next of Kin:
W H Drayson (father)
31 Francis Street
Ascot Vale, VIC

Embarkation Details:
Date: Tuesday, 22 December 1914
Ship: HMAT Borda A30
Port: Melbourne, VIC
Unit: 2nd Field Artillery Brigade – 1st Reinforcements

RTA: Tuesday, 8 October 1918
Discharged: Friday, 7 February 1919


  • Brian Membrey
    Posted August 4, 2016 6.44 pm 0Likes

    Second World War : Born 10 June, 1896, enlisted 29 July, 1940, served V42023, later Lieutenant, 52 Battalion, locality on enlisting Garfield, Attested Dandenong, NOK Dorris DRAYSON. Discharged 13 October, 1942

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