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Hector CARDOW

Regimental number3264
Date of birth1894
Place of birthMuswellberook, New South wales
SchoolMuswellbrook Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressMuswellbrook, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Cardow, Muswellbrook, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateDischarged 21 July 1920
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2351 Pte Royden CARDOW, 2nd Australian Light Railway Operating Company, returned to Australia, 1 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Wounded in action, France, 19 March 1917; invalided to England.

Discharged in consequence of being illegally absent, 21 July 1920. All medals forfeited.

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