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Arthur Scobie McCORMICK

Regimental number950
Place of birthWaratah, New South Wales
AddressWoodleigh, Salisbury Street, Watson's Bay, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Height5' 10.5"
Weight147 lbs
Next of kinFather, R.S. McCormick, Woodleigh, Salisbury Street, Watson's Bay, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date27 January 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 January 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Newcastle, New South Wales, on board HMAT A58 Kabinga on 21 May 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

Recommendation date: 8 April 1918

FateReturned to Australia 12 July 1919

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No 185
Date: 27 November 1918

Discharge date17 December 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'City of Exeter', 12 July 1919; disembarked Sydney, 26 August 1919; appointment terminated (discharged), Sydney, 17 December 1919.

Medals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, McCORMICK Arthur Scobie

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