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Frederick MURRAY-JONES

Date of birth18 May 1882
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationVeterinary surgeon
AddressStocks and Brands Department, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinFoster Mother, Emily Price-Jones, 86 Easey Street, Collingwood, Victoria
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCaptain (Veterinary Officer)
Unit name3rd Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/8/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board Transport A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Veterinary Corps
Promotions

Major


Unit: No 6 Mobile Veterinary Section
Promotion date: 9 December 1912

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Officer of the Crown of Roumania


Recommendation date: Unspecified

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: Unspecified

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement No. 30169 (6 July 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 174 (11 October 1917).
Recommendation date: 18 March 1917

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 3138 (5 June 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113 (6 October 1919).

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Other details

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

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