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William George HARDESS

Regimental number20
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPlumber
Address17 Curran Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs Hardess, 17 Curran Street, North Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name2nd Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/45/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Ambulance
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', 4th Supplement, No 29644 (11 July 1916); 'Commonwealth Gazette', No 176 (30 November 1916.

FateReturned to Australia 21 December 1918

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