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Edric Noel MULLIGAN

Date of birth24 December 1886
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMining engineer
Address9 Court Road, Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs Eliza Alice Mulligan, 9 Court Road, Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
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 RollMajor
Unit from Nominal RollMining Corps
Promotions

Major


Unit: No 2 Tunnelling Company
Promotion date: 1 November 1916

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Distinguished Service Order


'Work between Villers Bretonneux and Bellicourt from 8 August to 6 October 1918.'
Recommendation date: 2 October 1917

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement No. 30107 (1 June 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169 (4 October 1917).

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)


Recommendation date: 19 October 1918

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and gazetted, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30448 (28 December 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57 (18 April 1918).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 29890 (2 January 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103 (29 June 1917).

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Medals

Distinguished Service Order


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57
Date: 18 April 1918

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 91
Date: 23 July 1919

Other detailsMedals: Distinguished Service Order, Croix de Guerra (Belgium), British War Medal, Victory Medal

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