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David Duncan CADE

ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMedical practitioner
AddressMurtoa, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Cade, Murtoa, Victoria
Enlistment date22 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit nameArmy Medical Corps - Hospital Transports (Number 1 Hospital Ship A61, "Kanowna")
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/104/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on n.d.
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant-Colonel
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette, second Supplement, No. 30448, 28 December 1917; 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57, 18 April 1918.
Recommendation date: 7 October 1917

FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919

Distinguished Service Order

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57
Date: 18 April 1918

Discharge date11 May 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Ulysses', 18 January 1919; discharged (appointment terminated), 11 May 1919.

Medals: Distinguished Service Order, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death20 February 1975
SourcesNAA: B2455, CADE David Duncan

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