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Wallace George WOODS

Regimental number4355
Place of birthGundagai New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPostal electrician
AddressSouth Gundagai, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, W Woods, South Gundagai, New South Wales
Enlistment date8 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Signal Company
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal

'For consistently good work and devotion to duty from 25th February to 16th September, 1918, Lance Corporal WOODS has carried out his various duties in the Divisional Signal Office in a thoroughly efficient manner. He is conscientious and obliging in the performance of his duties and sets a splendid example to others.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 67
Date: 3 June 1919

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Meritorious Service Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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