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Douglas George MONCUR

Regimental number928
Place of birthMarrickville New South Wales
ReligionCongregational
OccupationGardener
AddressWilliam Street Canterbury, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Ann Moncur, William Street Canterbury, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service39th Infantry
Enlistment date24 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name19th Battalion, C Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: "12 September 1917

Distinguished Conduct Medal


Recommendation date: 24 September 1918"

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and gazetted, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30448 (28 December 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57 (18 April 1918).

FateReturned to Australia 19 April 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 67
Date: 3 June 1919

Other detailsMedals: Meritorious Service Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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