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Arthur Gillard PHILLIPS

Regimental number15247
Place of birthBroken Hill New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
AddressWest Broken Hill, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Jane Phillips, William Street and O'Farrell Street, West Broken Hill, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameSeptember 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Pay Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).
Recommendation date: 11 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death21 November 1968
Age at death75
Place of burialBrighton Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia

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