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George Andrew FERGUSON

OccupationDirector, State Childrens Department
Address'Woondooma', Rode Road, Nundah, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation43
Next of kinWife, Mrs Marion Daisy Ferguson, 'Woondooma', Rode Road, Nundah, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date4 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant-Colonel
Unit name26th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant-Colonel
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
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: 1 September 1915

Companion of the Order of St.Michael and St.George (Companion of the Distinguished Service Order approved)

Recommendation date: 17 September 1916

FateReturned to Australia 10 February 1917

Distinguished Service Order

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103
Date: 29 June 1917

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