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Clealand George McFADDEN

Regimental number1881
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPainter
AddressSingleton, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Maude McFadden, Dalton Road, Mosman, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date22 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


'Work near Proyart on 12 August 1918.'
Recommendation date: 17 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 3 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 9658 Corporal Walter Alexander McFADDEN, 10th Bn, returned to Australia, 16 July 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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