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William HYSLOP

Regimental number6519
Place of birthGlasgow Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationEngineer
Addressc/o Mrs Law, Railway Estate, Townsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinG Hyslop, c/o Mrs Law, Railway Estate, Townsville, Queensland
Enlistment date4 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameInfantry Brigade Train 7, Company 17
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 24 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Meritorious Service Medal


Recommendation date: 30 January 1919

FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal

'For exemplary conduct and devotion to duty in the Field from 1915 to present date. this N.C.O.'s record is one of fearless and conscientious devotion to duty, and he has maintained by his example a high standard of discipline and efficiency in his Company.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113
Date: 6 October 1919

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