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Phillip Langley OFFICER

Regimental number6847
Date of birth--/03/1894
Place of birthCobar New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationOverseer, sheep station
AddressBillilla, Wilcannia, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs J R Officer, Billilla, Wilcannia, New South Wales
Previous military service49th Infantry
Enlistment date27 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 4, Battery 12
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 18 November 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Artillery
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: ART Div 2
Promotion date: 11 January 1918

Lieutenant


Unit: ART Div 2
Promotion date: 11 April 1918

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 29 May 1919
Other details

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

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