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Colin Dunmore FULLER

Date of birth10 February 1882
Place of birthKiama New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressDunmore, Illawarra Line, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinFather, G.L. Fuller, Dunmore, Illawarra Line, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentMajor
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A29 Suevic on 21 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant-Colonel
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Light Horse Regiment
Promotions

Lieutenant Colonel


Unit: 6th Light Horse
Promotion date: 1 February 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement, No. 29845 (1 December 1916); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62 (19 April 1917)

Unspecified


Recommendation date: 10 September 1917

Unspecified


Refers ANZAC
Recommendation date: "Unspecified"

FateReturned to Australia 27 June 1919
Medals

Distinguished Service Order


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

Order of the Nile, 3rd Class


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 33
Date: 1 April 1920

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