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Charles William OGILVIE

Regimental number1269
Place of birthMurrurundi New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrocer
Address31 Commadaie, Newtown, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Charles Ogilvie, Butler Street, Armidale, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A32 Themistocles on 12 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollNo 3 Command Depot
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


'Valuable services as Battalion runner, showing great courage and devotion to duty.' (Pozieres)
Recommendation date: 10 August 1916

FateReturned to Australia 10 December 1918
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 184
Date: 14 December 1916

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