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Geoffrey Parker WILLAN

Regimental number5151
Place of birthHawksburn Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStockman
AddressLarundel, Irving Road, Toorak, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinCharles R Willan, Larundel, Irving Road, Toorak, Victoria
Enlistment date30 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit nameLight Horse Brigade Train 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/100/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A51 Chilka on 2 February 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Divisional Ammunition Column
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 10 January 1919
Other details

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

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