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Clement Lovel DEARDEN

Regimental number2127
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine cleaner
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18.2
Height5' 11.5"
Weight146 lbs
Next of kinFather, C.L. Dearden, Aitkenvale, Townsville, Queensland
Previous military serviceServed for 3 years in Senior Cadets.
Enlistment date12 April 1915
Unit name9th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 12 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1918

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No 140
Date: 27 August 1917

Discharge date17 February 1919
Family/military connectionsFather: 6786 Pte Clement Lovel DEARDEN, returned to Australia, 31 October 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll.
SourcesNAA: B2455, DEARDEN Clement Lovel

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