Edward McKinnon GWYTHER

Regimental number145
Place of birthLeongatha Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressVardin Street, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinT.A. Gwyther, Vardon Street, Kalgoorlie, Western Australia
Previous military service30th Signal Company Army Engineers
Enlistment date25 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit nameDivisional Signal Company 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/11/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A10 Karroo on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Signal Company
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal

Work near Jeancourt on 17-18 September 1918.
Recommendation date: 29 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 23 October 1918

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 109
Date: 15 September 1919