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Alard Frankland JOLLEY

Date of birth2 November 1888
Other NamesJOLLEY, Alan Frankland
OccupationMedical practitioner
Addressc/o R. Jolley, 287A Little Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinR. Jolley, same address
Previous military service17th Australian Army Medical Corps
Enlistment date24 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCaptain (Medical Officer)
Unit nameDivisional Train Head Quarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/14/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board TRANSPORT A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant-Colonel
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps

Lieutenant Colonel

Unit: 9th Field Ambulance
Promotion date: 2 May 1918

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

*Refers 8-12 August 1918.
Recommendation date: "8 September 1915

Mention in Despatches

Recommendation date: 8 December 1915

Belgium Croix de Guerre*

Recommendation date: Unspecified

Companion of the Distinguished Service Order

Recommendation date: 17 August 1918

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).
Recommendation date: 30 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 25 January 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt Alan Frankland Jolley on NR

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 91
Date: 23 July 1919

Other detailsMedals: Croix de Guerre (Belgium), 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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