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Jesse GARROOD

Regimental number1163
Place of birthGatesby England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressCastlebytham, Grantham, Lincolnshire, England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Garrood, Castlebytham, Grantham, Lincolnshire, Eng.
Enlistment date26 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Light Horse Regiment, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/12/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A23 Suffolk on 28 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer (Class II)
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Light Horse Regiment
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 3138 (5 June 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113 (6 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Other details

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

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