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John CAUGHEY

Regimental number4017
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address58 Margaret Street, Newtown, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs. L.F. Caughey, Same address
Enlistment date22 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 30 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal (Altered to Military Medal)


Recommendation date: 14 June 1917

FateReturned to Australia 16 January 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 219
Date: 20 December 1917

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