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Henry Arthur POWELL

Date of birth31 January 1868
Place of birthN/A South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDoctor
Address40 Sydenham Road, Norwood, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation46
Next of kinWife, Mrs Katie F Powell, 40 Sydenham Road, Norwood, South Australia
Enlistment date19 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentMajor
Unit nameStationary Hospital 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/70/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 5 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollColonel
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
Promotions

Major


Unit: MED 1st Stny. Hosp
Promotion date: 19 October 1914

Lieutenant Colonel


Unit: 1st Stny. Hosp
Promotion date: 1 January 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement No. 29455 (28 January 1916); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 44 (6 April 1916).

FateReturned to Australia 20 November 1918
Medals

CMG


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 140
Date: 27 August 1917

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