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Arthur Hatton ALDER

Regimental number371
Date of birth14 April 1889
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDraper
AddressPakenham Street, Echuca, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMrs Alder, Pakenham Street, Echuca, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSIG CPL
Unit name4th Light Horse Regiment, C Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Regiment
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: 2nd ANZAC Mounted Regiment
Promotion date: 19 May 1917

Lieutenant


Unit: 2nd ANZAC Mounted Regiment
Promotion date: 27 August 1917

FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Medals

Order de la Couronne - Chevalier


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 67
Date: 3 June 1919

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 91
Date: 23 July 1919

Order de la Couronne - Chevalier (Belgium)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 91
Date: 23 July 1919

Other details

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

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