The AIF Project

William ORAM

Regimental number526
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressBlair Athol, Foster Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, H S Oram, Foster, Gippsland, Victoria
Enlistment date16 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, D Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCompany Quartermaster Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 29890 (2 January 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103 (29 June 1917).
Recommendation date: 4 September 1916

Congratulatrory Card


Recommendation date: 28 September 1916"

FateReturned to Australia 22 February 1917

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