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William George McLUCAS

Regimental number4978
Place of birthBundaberg Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationSoldier
AddressBundaberg, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth McLucas, Gavan Street, North Bundaberg, Queensland
Previous military serviceInst'l Staff
Enlistment date1 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name31st Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 14 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches (Altered from Meritorious Service Medal)


Recommendation date: 6 January 1919

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 3 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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