|Other Names||Theodore Royce|
|Age at embarkation||21|
|Next of kin||Father, J S Peppercorn, Survey Department, Brisbane, Queensland|
|Rank on enlistment||Lance Corporal|
|Unit name||11th Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters|
|AWM Embarkation Roll number||10/16/1|
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A7 Medic on
|Embarkation details||Unit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A30 Borda on
|Regimental number from Nominal Roll||Commissioned|
|Rank from Nominal Roll||Lieutenant|
|Unit from Nominal Roll||8th Light Horse Regiment|
|Recommendations (Medals and Awards)||
*Refers 30 November to 1 December 1917.
#List Number 333.
Military Cross (Awarded)#
|Fate||Returned to Australia
'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. During an enemy attack he held onto his post in the face of greatly superior forces for over five hours, during which period his post was continually bombed at very close quarters, and heavy casualties had been inflicted on his men. His courage and determination were of the highest order.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 191
|Other details||Medals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal|