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Percy OLDS

Regimental number5170
Place of birthMoonta South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressMoonta Mines, Moonta, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Olds, Moonta Mines, Moonta, South Australia
Enlistment date14 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Unspecified


'Work near Lihons on 10-12 August 1918.'
Recommendation date: "Unspecified"

FateReturned to Australia 18 July 1919
Medals

Military Medal


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

Family/military connectionsBrother-in-law: 6102 Pte Charles Edgar BODINNER, 1st Tunnelling Company, 29 October 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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