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Raymont MOORE

Regimental number4305
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
AddressMilton Street, Granville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMr J J Moore, Milton Street, Granville, New South Wales
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll25 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Signal Company
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

'Marked coolness and devotion to duty in repairing lines under fire.'
Recommendation date: 10 October 1916

Distinguished Conduct Medal

Work near Harbonnieres on 11 August 1918.
Recommendation date: 15 August 1918

FateReturned to Australia 31 March 1919

Military Medal

'At POZIERES, FRANCE, from the 17th to 19th August 1916, he was stationed at advanced Bde Headquarters as linesman and showed marked coolness and devotion to duty by repairing telephone lines under very heavy shell fire.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 75
Date: 17 June 1919

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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