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William Patrick Thomas McCORMACK

Regimental number2346
Place of birthWangaratta Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address132 Kent Street, North Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Edward Francis McCormack, 132 Kent Street, North Richmond, Victoria
Enlistment date10 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentActing Sergeant
Unit name22nd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Osterley on 29 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

'For distinguished gallantry in command of his platoon under heavy fire at Dinkum Spur near Warlencourt.'
Recommendation date: 9 March 1917

FateReturned to Australia 25 November 1917

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