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Rupert Leslie MASHFORD

Regimental number3544
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationElectrical engineer
AddressNeutral Bay , New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs S E Mashford, Sutherland Street, Neutral Bay, New South Wales
Enlistment date7 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 13 October 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal RollCorps Signal Company
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).
Recommendation date: 22 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 9 July 1919
Medals

Legion D'Honneur : Medaille Militaire (France)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 189
Date: 8 November 1917

Other detailsMedals: Military Medal, Legion D'Honneur : Medaille Militaire (France), 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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