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Alfred Fay MACLURE

Date of birth13 August 1863
Place of birthHay New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMedical practitioner
Address127 Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinBrother, H B Maclure, Hay, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 May 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 RollLieutenant-Colonel
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
Promotions

Captain


Unit: MED AGH2
Promotion date: 1 May 1915

Major


Unit: MED AGH2
Promotion date: 27 April 1917

Temporary LTCOL


Unit: MED AGH2
Promotion date: 22 March 1918

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 30706 (28 May 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 165 (24 October 1918).

Mention in Despatches


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

FateReturned to Australia 19 June 1919
Medals

OBE


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
Date: 23 May 1919

Other detailsMedals: Order of the British Empire, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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