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Vincent Laurence MOLLOY

Date of birth8 October 1888
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationElectrical mechanical engineer
AddressAshfield, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs Muriel Augusta Molloy, 'Eunanivina', Railway Parade, Marrickville, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service8th Infantry
Enlistment date12 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name2nd Field Company Engineers, Reinforcement 17
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/21/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Hawkes Bay on 20 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Engineers
Promotions

Lieutenant


Unit: 4th Division Engineers
Promotion date: 16 November 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross


Recommendation date: "12 April 1918

Mention in Despatches


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

FateDischarged 2 July 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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