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Clifton Frederick SHORT

Regimental number11595
Place of birthPetersham New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationWarehouse salesman
Address'Waratah', Albert Street, Petersham, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs M Short, 'Waratah', Albert Street, Petersham, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 2, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/90/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT RMS Osterley on 15 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollQuartermaster Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 29 May 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113
Date: 6 October 1919

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