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Alton Claude CATTLE

Regimental number12796
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationSchool master
AddressBrunswick Road, Dulwich, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Cattle, Brunswick Road, Dulwich, South Australia
Enlistment date11 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/54/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 31 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Ambulance
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).
Recommendation date: 30 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1918
Commemoration detailsPlaque in Garden of Remembrance, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 July 1960
Age at death69

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