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Edwin Alfred MULFORD

Regimental number212
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationElectrician
Address94 Ebbey Street, Waverley, Sydney,NSW
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Evelyn A Mulford, 47 Wylie Street, Charing Cross, Waverley, New South Wales
Enlistment date7 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 13 June 1915
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Light Horse Regiment
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 16 January 1918

FateReturned to Australia 23 December 1918
Medals

Distinguished Conduct Medal

'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty in rallying his squadron and holding a position under very heavy fire, when all his officers had been put out of action.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 219
Date: 20 December 1917

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