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John LEGG

Date of birth--/05/1892
Place of birthN/A Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationVeterinary Surgeon
AddressHansonville, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, O G Legge, Hansonville, Victoria
Enlistment date16 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentSurgeon for Veterinary duties
Unit name1st Royal Australian Naval Bridging Train
AWM Embarkation Roll numberMIS34.12.1.RANBT1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board A39 Port Macquarie on 4 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Veterinary Corps
Promotions

Captain


Unit: AVC ANZAC Mtd Div
Promotion date: 19 May 1915

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).
Recommendation date: 7 July 1919

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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