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Reginald Joseph SOUTHORN

Regimental number2817
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanical engineer
AddressSouthern Cross, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Spencer Augustus Dean, Southorn, 'Haslemere', Fulbourne, Cambridgeshire, England
Enlistment date8 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCompany Sergeant Major
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 3138 (5 June 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113 (6 October 1919).

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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