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Norman Ross MEARNS

Place of birthBathurst New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressAlexandra Street, Hunters Hill, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, P Mearns, Alexandra Street, Hunters Hill, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 October 1915
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name20th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


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

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Other details

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

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