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Regimental number717
Place of birthMorgan South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationJetty builder
AddressMead Street, Largs Bay, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinmother, Mrs Mary S Townsend, Mead Street Largs Bay, South Australia
Enlistment date11 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 1 Mining Corps
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Tunnelling Company
FateReturned to Australia 31 May 1919

Meritorious Service Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 67
Date: 3 June 1919

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