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Herbert MOODIE

Regimental number2719
Place of birthOmeo Victoria
OccupationFarm hand
AddressSkipton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinSister, Mrs P Leyden, Skipton, Victoria
Enlistment date7 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Makarini on 15 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Postal Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

'Gallant conduct and faithful discharge of duty with 2nd Australian Infantry Brigade Field Post Office near Fremicourt on night 19-20 May 1917.'
Recommendation date: 28 June 1917

FateReturned to Australia 9 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 646 Pte Wilfred Stephen Robertson MOODIE MM & Bar, 22nd Bn, returned to Australia, 23 July 1919.
Other details

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

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