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Percy Douglas MONCUR

Regimental number823
Date of birth14 December 1889
Place of birthDrouin, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationPolice constable
AddressThorpdale State School, Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinAlexander Moncur, Thorpdale State School, Gippsland, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, G Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A20 Hororata on 19 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement No. 29455 (28 January 1916); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 44 (6 April 1916).

Bar to Military Cross


Recommendation date: 12-13 June 1916

Distinguished Service Order


Recommendation date: Unspecified

Companion of the Order of St.Michael and St.George


Recommendation date: 30 September 1917

FateReturned to Australia 14 January 1917
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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