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Alex.Vernie HOUGH

Regimental number770
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressGrosevale, Richmond, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Hough, Grosevale, Richmond, Victoria
Enlistment date9 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal


Recommendation date: 19 April 1917

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and gazetted, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30474(12 January 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 76 (23 May 1918).

FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name Alexander Verine
Other detailsMedals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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