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Malcolm MUDGE

Regimental number2986
Place of birthSemaphore, South Australia
SchoolNorth Broken Hill Public School, New South Wales
Other trainingTechnical College, Broken Hill, NSW
ReligionMethodist
OccupationAssayer
AddressBroken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Susan Mudge, Argent Street, North Broken Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, 22nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A65 Clan Mcewan on 9 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Light Horse Regiment
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularDied of broncho-pneumonia.
FateDied of disease 11 October 1918
Place of death or woundingTrantara
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialKantara War Memorial Cemetery (Row E, Grave No. 70), Egypt
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
4
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of Mrs. S. MUDGE, 592 Chapple Lane, North Broken Hill, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsHis great-great grandfather fought in the Battler of Waterloo and was afterwards sent to St Helena to guard Napoleon. His great grandfather was one of the first British party sent out to New Zealand to take ground for settlement from the Maoris.

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