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Joseph WAINWRIGHT

Regimental number1097
Place of birthManchester England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFelt hatter
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinFather, Horatio Wainwright, 120 Stockport Road, Denton, Mnchester, England
Enlistment date20 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit nameField Ambulance 4, Section B
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/47/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board TRANSPORT A35 Berrima on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Ambulance
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 30706 (28 May 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 165 (24 October 1918).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 29890 (2 January 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103 (29 June 1917).

FateReturned to Australia 16 October 1918
Other details

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

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