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Regimental number140
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWilliam Chipperfield, 'River Avenue', Kew, Victoria
Enlistment date29 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, A Squadron
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A34 Persic on 28 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

For excellent services particularly in forwarding ammunition to the captured German trenches from Noreuil.
Recommendation date: 15 May 1917

FateReturned to Australia 11 December 1918

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 189
Date: 8 November 1917

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