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Arnott Victor Dundas MOODY

Regimental number386
Place of birthScone New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanical engineer
AddressScone, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, Thomas Frederick Moody, 343 Kent Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit nameMining Corps 1, Company 1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 20 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Electrical & Mechanical Mining Company
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Conduct Medal

Recommendation date: "5 August, 23 September and 10 October 1917"

FateReturned to Australia 6 July 1919

Distinguished Conduct Medal

'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He carried out his duties in connexion with the installation of electric power for mining and pumping with great energy and initiative and rendered valuable service by his skilful work.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 137
Date: 30 August 1918

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Distinguished Conduct Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 November 1937

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