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Dick Denzil Randall KNUCKEY

Regimental number20579
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTelephone engineer
AddressGilberton, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eva Faith Knuckney, Walkerville Terrace, Gilberton, South Australia
Enlistment date6 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameLight Motor Set Wireless Troop
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 19 December 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Wireless Section
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No 31386 (5 June 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113 (6 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 22 March 1919

Meritorious Service Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 16
Date: 12 February 1920

Other detailsMedals: Meritorious Service Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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