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John GORDON

Date of birth18 February 1870
ReligionProtestant
OccupationSurgeon
Address220 Lygon Street, Carlton, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ada Gordon, c/o Lynch and McDonald, Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date1 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentMajor
Unit name1st Australian Clearing Hospital
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/102/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAS A55 Kyarra on 5 December 1914
Promotions

Major


Unit: MED 1st Aust Casualty Clearing Station
Promotion date: 19 October 1914

Temporary LTCOL


Unit: MED AGH2
Promotion date: 17 October 1915

Lieutenant Colonel


Promotion date: 1 January 1916

Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Medals

CMG


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57
Date: 18 April 1918

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