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John Baldwin MEREDITH

Place of birthRaymond Terrace New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMedical practitioner
AddressThe Bungalow, Raymond Terrace, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation50
Next of kinWife, Mrs Eveline Meredith, The Bungalow, Raymond Terrace, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant-Colonel
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star Of Victoria on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollColonel
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement, No. 29845 (1 December 1916); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62 (19 April 1917)

FateReturned to Australia 12 November 1917

Distinguished Service Order

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103
Date: 29 June 1917

Order of the White Eagle - 4th Class (with swords) (Serbia)

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169
Date: 4 October 1917

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