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William Ernest GRIGOR

Regimental number*
Date of birth29 March 1886
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMedical practitioner
Address235 Macquarie Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, William George Grigor, 156 George Street, City, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service8th Australian Army Medical Corps
Enlistment date6 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentMajor
Unit nameDermatological Hospital
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/69/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 22 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant-Colonel
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
Promotions

Lieutenant Colonel


Unit: AMC
Promotion date: 18 September 1917

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Commander of the Order of the British Empire


Recommendation date: 24 March 1918

FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1918
Medals

OBE


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 173
Date: 7 November 1918

OBE


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 91
Date: 23 July 1919

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