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Fred Bickford NOURSE

Regimental number6888
Place of birthPetersburg South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationShop assistant
AddressPetersburg, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Leonard Nourse, Petersburg, South Australia
Enlistment date17 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name8th Infantry Brigade, 8th Field Ambulance Sections B and C
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Motor Transport Company
FateReturned to Australia 27 May 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 109
Date: 15 September 1919

Family/military connectionsBrother: 6124 Pte Edgar Leonard NOURSE, 27th Bn, returned to Australia, 13 July 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

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

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