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Nathaniel Thompson WYNNE

Regimental number1307
Place of birthBox Hill Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
Address71 Elizabeth Street, Carlton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs A Wynnie, 71 Elizabeth Street, Carlton, Victoria
Enlistment date10 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, F Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 18 October 1917
Medals

Military Medal

'On 7th July on 'ANZAC BEACH' Gallipoli. Rescued a wounded Indian Sergeant Major from a dump of burning ammunition at risk of his own life.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62
Date: 19 April 1917

Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death18 July 1953
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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