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Robert John MOZZELL

Regimental number450
Place of birthGlebe New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBega, 55 Renwick Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMrs Mozzell, 55 Renwick Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer (Class II)
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


'Gallant conduct and devotion to duty. Displayed bravery and ability on several occasions in patrol work under fire and gained valuable information.' (21 September 1916-25 February 1917)
Awarded, and promulgated, 'Commonwealth Gazette', No. 169 (4 October 1917).
Recommendation date: 7 March 1917

FateReturned to Australia 3 December 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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