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Oscar FOAN

Regimental number3330
Place of birthHampstead England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm hand
AddressNewlands, Gsr, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, A Foan, Newlands, Gsr, Western Australia
Enlistment date26 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer (Class II)
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 4 June 1919
Other details

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

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