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David Thomas William MANWELL

Place of birthQueenscliff Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCommission agent
AddressBenalla, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Manwell, Benalla, Victoria
Previous military service10th ALH
Enlistment date6 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit nameAustralian Flying Corps, No 1 Squadron, B Flight
AWM Embarkation Roll number8/4/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 16 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Second Supplement No. 30480 (16 January 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 76 (23 May 1918).

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Medals

OBE (Military)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113
Date: 6 October 1919

Other detailsMedals: Order of the British Empire, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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