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Ronald Eric MITCHELL

Regimental number2714
Place of birthPort Pirie South Australia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationClerk
AddressBox 15, Port Pirie, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Samuel Mitchell, Box 15, Port Pirie, South Australia
Enlistment date12 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 2 September 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


'Valuable services in advising and directing gun crews, through expert knowledge. Also personal courage and devotion to duty.' (Near Louveral, 5 April 1917).
Recommendation date: 23 April 1917

FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Medals

Military Medal


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

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