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Clarence Herbert NELSON

Regimental number26238
Place of birthAldinga South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanic
Address25 Lily Street, Goodwood, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, J Nelson, 25 Lily Street, Goodwood, South Australia
Enlistment date11 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 25, Reinforcement 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/135/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Division T M B
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: 2 September 1917

FateReturned to Australia 16 January 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Clarence Hubert
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 31
Date: 7 March 1918

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