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Evan Morecott HOLDER

Regimental number332
Place of birthBurra South Australia
OccupationMining engineer and surveyor
AddressSydenham Road, Norwood, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs J M Holder, Sydenham Road, Norwood, South Australia
Enlistment date15 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name27th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross

For excellent work making reconnaissance and leading parties at night.
Recommendation date: 20 May 1917

FateReturned to Australia 21 July 1918

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