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Colin Dunmore FULLER

Date of birth10 February 1882
Place of birthKiama New South Wales
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

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)


Recommendation date: 10 September 1917


Refers ANZAC
Recommendation date: "Unspecified"

FateReturned to Australia 27 June 1919

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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