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Charles Ernest IZON

Regimental number24405
Place of birthWolverhampton England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrazier
Address'Marathon', Moorabool, near Geelong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, C A Izon, 'Marathon', Moorabool, near Geelong, Victoria
Enlistment date1 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 3, Section 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/91/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 27 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: "Unspecified

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).
Recommendation date: 7 February 1919

Meritorious Serevice Medal (Crossed through Military Medal ?).


Recommendation date: 24 January 1919"

FateDischarged 7 March 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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