James Hemery LINDON

Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCivil engineer
AddressBooleroo Centre, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ellen Lindon, 42 Barton Terrace, North Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date7 February 1916
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Pioneer Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross

Recommendation date: 1 October 1917

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30448, 28 December 1917; 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57, 18 April 1918.

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

Military Cross

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57
Date: 18 April 1918

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, British War Medal, Victory Medal