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Harold Edward MONAGHAN

Regimental number1185
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarpenter
Addressc/o Mrs. Elizabeth Gordon, Miller Street, Gilgandra, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinSister, Mrs. Elizabeth Gordon, Miller Street, Gilgandra, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Squadron Engineers
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal


Recommendation date: "Unspecified"

FateReturned to Australia 6 July 1919
Medals

Distinguished Conduct Medal

'He has been with the 1st Field Squadron since its formation early in 1916. He has never been away to hospital, and has done sterling work during the whole of the period.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 135
Date: 11 December 1919

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