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William John PHILLIPS

Regimental number842
Place of birthUppingham England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGardener
Address28 Bruce Street, Toorak, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinFather, M A Phillips, High Street, Uppingham, Rutland, England
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentBattalion Quartermaster Sergeant
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Battery 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A9 Shropshire on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross


Recommendation date: "9 September and 6 October 1916"

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Medals

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103
Date: 29 June 1917

Other detailsMedals: Militry Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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