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Thomas Henry DARLEY

Regimental number2
Date of birth--/05/1874
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSoldier
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinWife, Mrs M E Darley, 25 Hairy Street, St Peters, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date2 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentRegimental Quartermaster Sergeant
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A10 Karroo on 11 February 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
Promotions

QMR & HON LT


Unit: LH9
Promotion date: 8 August 1915

QMR & HON CAPT


Unit: LH9
Promotion date: 16 August 1916

QMR & HON MAJ


Unit: LH9
Promotion date: 28 August 1917

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement No. 30169 (6 July 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 174 (11 October 1917).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31133 (22 January 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31728 (12 January 1920); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 33 (1 April 1920).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31728 (12 January 1920); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 133 (1 April 1920).

FateReturned to Australia 10 July 1919
Medals

OBE


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 30
Date: 25 March 1920

Other detailsMedals: Order of the British Empire, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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