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Norman George HUSBAND

Regimental number4505
Place of birthAnnandale New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStenographer
AddressMarrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, C T Husband, 41 Bright Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on 15 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Headquarters
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Meritorious Service Medal


Recommendation date: 30 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal

'For continuous good work and devotion to duty as senior clerk in the "A.Q." Office, Divisional Headquarters where he acted for two months as chief clerk. A hard working and conscientious N.C.O. Period covered 25th February to 17th September, 1918.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 67
Date: 3 June 1919

Family/military connectionsBrother: 6010 Pte Thomas Edward COOPER, 16th Bn, killed in action, 27 September 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Meritorious Service Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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