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Regimental number1773
Place of birthNorwood, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
AddressEast Brookton, G S Railway, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, D H Braidwood, River Road, Kelmscott, Western Australia
Enlistment date29 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Battery 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board Transport A7 Medic on 2 November 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and gazetted, 'London Gazette', Supplement No. 29354 (5 November 1915); 'Commonwealth Gazette', No.12 (27 January 1916).

FateReturned to Australia 15 August 1915

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62
Date: 19 April 1917

Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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