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Harry Bert * LEE

Date of birth4 September 1888
Other NamesLEE, Harry Bert~
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMedical practitioner
AddressMortlake, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs H B Lee, Mortlake, Victoria
Enlistment date7 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit nameNo 3 Australian General Hospital
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/67/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mooltan on 15 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
Promotions

Captain


Unit: MED AGH1
Promotion date: 12 June 1915

Major


Unit: MED 1 Fld Amb
Promotion date: 20 June 1917


Unit: Staff Div 1

FateReturned to Australia 1 June 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt Harrie Bertie Lee on NR
Medals

Military Cross

'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty in evacuating the wounded. He set a splendid example throughout and worked continually under very heavy fire. He has previously done fine work.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 133
Date: 21 August 1917

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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