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Philip Leis AITKEN

Regimental number503
Other NamesAITKEN, Philip Lewis
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationSolicitor
AddressKooyong Road, Toorak, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinMother, Mrs Janie Aitken, Kooyong Road, Toorak, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date2 December 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name37th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 3 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 26 February 1919
Medals

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
Date: 23 May 1919

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
Date: 23 May 1919

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