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Horace Squires HANDLEY

Regimental number2422
Place of birthGeelong Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBank accountant
AddressGeelong, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, T R Handley, 64 Sydney Parade, Geelong, Victoria
Enlistment date20 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name46th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/63/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).
Recommendation date: "Unspecified"

FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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