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Reginald Thomas KERSLAKE

Regimental number108
Date of birth--/07/1893
Place of birthLiverpool New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMotor driver
AddressLiverpool, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Alice Kerslake, Bringelly via Liverpool, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name34th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/51/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 2 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: INF34
Promotion date: 30 August 1917

Lieutenant


Unit: INF34
Promotion date: 5 December 1917

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).
Recommendation date: 7 February 1919

FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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