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D'Arcy Malcolm OMOND

Regimental number19188
Date of birth8 July 1896
Place of birthPort Augusta, South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMason
AddressPort Augusta, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Height5' 6.5"
Weight142 lbs
Next of kinFather, R D Omond, George Street, Port Augusta, South Australia
Previous military serviceServed for 4 years in the 81st Infantry, Citizen Military Forces; still serving at time of AIF enlistment.
Enlistment date9 July 1917
Place of enlistmentPort Augusta, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameArmy Medical Corps, September 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Persic on 21 March 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Discharge date6 October 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 19189 Pte Percival Sydney Dishon OMOND, 13th Field Ambulance, returned to Australia, 1 November 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Suevic', 23 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 6 October 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death9 May 1968
Age at death71
Place of burialCentennial Park Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, OMOND D'Arcy Malcolm

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