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Regimental number3294
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
OccupationCustoms officer
AddressWilliam Street, Hamilton, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, R Jamieson, William Street, Hamilton, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

Recommendation date: 8 July 1918

Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll

Military Medal

'Is recommended for conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty in action near HAMEL WOOD, east of CORBIE, on 4th July, 1918. This N.C.O. rendered great service during the operation in maintaining the communications with the Companies and Brigade. As soon as the Companies had reached the final objective he had visual stations established and was in close and continuous communication with them from then on. His coolness and bravery throughout had a most inspiring effect on the rest of the signallers.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 23
Date: 12 February 1919

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