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Harry William HAMMOND

Regimental number385
Place of birthNorwich England
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinWm R. Hammond, Swing Bridge, Collaget, Thorpe Hamlet, England
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Train, No 1 Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/14/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Division Artillery Trench Mortar Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal (Awarded)

'Personal courage and devotion to duty while on road repair work, seting fine example to others. (East of Ypres)'
Recommendation date: 3 November 1917

FateReturned to Australia 9 March 1919

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 95
Date: 27 June 1918

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