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Howard Kynaston DENHAM

Date of birth14 February 1883
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMedical practitioner
Address'Smithfield' Grosvenor Crescent, Summer Hill, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs S Denham, 'Smithfield' Grosvenor Crescent, Summer Hill, Sydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentMajor
Unit name30th Battalion, Transport Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 9 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant-Colonel
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
Promotions

Major


Unit: INF30
Promotion date: 5 August 1915


Unit: INF56

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 29890 (2 January 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103 (29 June 1917).
Recommendation date: 10 October 1916

Companion of the Distinguished Service Order


Recommendation date: 5 March 1917

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30107 (1 June 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169 (4 October 1917).

FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918
Medals

Distinguished Service Order


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169
Date: 4 October 1917

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