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Daniel William INSKIP

Regimental number8327
Place of birthCobargo Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationForeman farrier
Address4 Hargreave Street, Paddington, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs C J Inskip, 4 Hargrave Street, Paddington, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameArmy Service Corps 20, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/106/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A66 Uganda on 27 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 30706 (28 May 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 165 (24 October 1918).

Meritorious Service Medal

Recommendation date: 20 September 1918"

FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919

Meritorious Service Medal

'For devotion to duty and constant good work as Company Sergeant Major, his practical ability as horse- master greatly assisting his Company to maintain a high state of efficiency at all times. His knowledge generally has proved him to be a valuable N.C.O. to his Company.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 67
Date: 3 June 1919

Other detailsMedals: Meritorious Service Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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