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Roy Edward HOLLIS

Regimental number5388
Place of birthPort MacQuarie New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationElectric mechanic
Address22 Hopetown Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs C Hollis, 22 Hopetown Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal Roll1st Air Mechanic
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps Details
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30107 (1 June 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169 (4 October 1917).
Recommendation date: 4 March 1917

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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