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Wallis Meryon Alfred FLETCHER

Other NamesWallis Mervyn
OccupationMedical practitioner
AddressSpringbank, O'Connor Street, Haberfield, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs K M Fletcher, Dandullinal, Dubbo, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit nameAustralian General Hospital 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/66/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A55 Kyarra on 28 November 1914
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)


Recommendation date: 9 September 1917

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and gazetted, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30448 (28 December 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57 (18 April 1918).

Companion of the Distinguished Service Order (Altered to Mention in Despatches)

Recommendation date: 3 October 1917

FateReturned to Australia 23 October 1918
Other details

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

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