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Edward Tolman DOMENEY

Regimental number1514
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressFlowerpot Channel, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Ed. Domeney, Flowerpot Channel, Tasmania
Enlistment date30 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 2 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Courage and skill as machine gunner, rendering valuable services. (Boursies 9 April 1917).
Recommendation date: 14 April 1917

FateReturned to Australia 25 November 1917
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 174
Date: 11 October 1917

Family/military connectionsBrothers: 2560 Pte Owen Thomas DOMENEY, 40th Bn, killed in action, 7 June 1917; [1860] Captain William Lemuel Edward DOMENEY MC, 15th Bn, returned to Australia, 21 December 1918; Uncles: 2511 Pte Owen Stanley TOLMAN, 26th Bn, died of wounds, 10 August 1916; 2920 Pte Mostyn Edward TOLMAN, 26th Bn, returned to Australia, 26 September 1917.
Other detailsMedals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death27 August 1961
Place of burialCornelian Bay Crematorium

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