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Frank WEBB

Regimental number9102
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation overseer
Address247 New Canterbury Road, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, William Webb, 247 New Canterbury Road, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name2nd Divisional Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/90/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A39 Port Macquarie on 16 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 27 April 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal

'For conspicuous devotion to duty. This N.C.O. has carried out his duties in a splendid manner. As both the Gun Line and Wagon Lines his work has been of the highest standard. During the operations August to November, 1918, by his fine soldierly bearing and example under shell fire, he has maintained a strong spirit of comradeship and esprit de corps in the men under his control which has greatly enhanced the fighting efficiency of the Unit.
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113
Date: 6 October 1919

Other detailsMedals: Meritorious Service Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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