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Clifford William ASHBURNER

Regimental number38
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPugilist
Address41 Maxeburg Place, Kensington, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMrs Elizabeth Christiana Ashburner, 41 Maxeburg Place, Kensington, South Australia
Enlistment date19 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A10 Karroo on 11 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Machine Gun Squadron
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement, No. 29354 (5 November 1915); 'Commonwealth Gazette', No. 12 (27 January 1916).

FateReturned to Australia 7 April 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Middle East

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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