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Regimental number2446
Other NamesMORTIMER, Han David
ReligionChurch of England
AddressLeneva, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, D H Mortimer, Mount Lea, Leneva West, Victoria
Enlistment date11 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Persia on 10 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)


Recommendation date: 2 March 1917

FateReturned to Australia 13 February 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name given on Nominal Roll as David Horn MORTIMER.
Family/military connectionsBrother: Captain K.M. MORTIMER, 29th Bn, killed in action, 29 July 1916; Cousins: 3135 Pte Thomas CURNOW, 57th Bn, killed in action, 8 August 1918; Sister Isobel Kathleen CURNOW, Australian Army Nursing Service, returned to Australia, 1 January 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Western Front
Miscellaneous detailsName given on Embarkation Roll as Han David MORTIMER.
Date of death1974
Place of burialWodonga Cemetery, Victoria

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