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Roy Campbell ABBOTT

Regimental number18422
Place of birthEssex, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStoreman
Address22 Underwood Street, Paddington, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, E W Abbott, St Mary's Lodge, Grove Road, South Woodford, Essex, England
Enlistment date23 November 1915
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 7, Battery 25
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).
Recommendation date: 30/09/1018

Meritorious Service Medal


Recommendation date: 16 September 1918

FateDischarged 10 March 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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