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Henry Leonard PARMAN

Regimental number3450
Place of birthPreston Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCoppersmith
AddressPreston, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, J Parman, 14 Mary Street, Preston, Victoria
Enlistment date19 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: "29 August, 25 and 31 October 1917

Unspecified


Recommendation date: 29 August 1917"

FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Medals

Military Medal

'For good work and devotion to duty during the recent operations near ZONNEBEKE on 26th September, 1917, in carrying despatches often through heavy shell fire. Owing to heavy casualties amongst runners extra work was done by Private PARMAN cheerfully and well.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 95
Date: 27 June 1918

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