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Gurlym Morgan WILLIAMS

Regimental number7995
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
Other NamesGuilym
ReligionChurch of England
Address627 Edmund Street, Beconsfield, Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, William Williams, 627 Edmund Stret, Beconsfield, Fremantle, Western Australia
Enlistment date22 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameAustralian Stationary Hospital 1 - Special Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/70/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Corps Headquarters
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

Meritorious Service Medal

'During period September 23rd 1917 to February 24th 1918 S.Q.M.S. Williams has been the W.O. I/C in the A.D.M.S. Office, 4th Australian Division. In this capacity he has, by his unceasing devotion to his duty, by his intelligence and by his administrative ability, rendered invaluable service in conducting and establishing the clerical routine and has been of material assistance in maintaining the administrative efficiency of this office. By his foresight in matters of detail, and by his well developed and well balanced sense of responsibility, this W.O. has set a brilliant example both to his fellow N.C.O.s in this office and to the clerical staffs of Units under administration.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 173
Date: 7 November 1918

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