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Bertie Charles HANDLEY

Regimental number5007
Place of birthSouth Yarra Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
Address42 Davis Avenue, South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFrank Handley, 42 Davis Avenue, South Yarra, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date30 November 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentCSM
Unit nameLight Horse Brigade Train 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/100/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A51 Chilka on 2 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 29890 (2 January 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103 (29 June 1917).
Recommendation date: 12 October 1916

FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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