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Arthur James JORDAN

Regimental number175
Place of birthCarlton, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressIvor Street, North Wonthaggi
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 8"
Weight158 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eliz. Jordan, Ivor Street, North Wonthaggi
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 February 1915
Place of enlistmentWonthaggi, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll4230
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 9 March 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No 75
Date: 17 June 1919

Discharge date29 June 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Commenced return to Australia from Southampton on board HT 'Kashmir', 9 March 1919; disembarked Melbourne, 30 April 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Melbourne, 29 June 1919.

Medals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, JORDAN Arthur James

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