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Andrew William PHILLIPS

Place of birthCharters towers, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank accountant
Addressc/o Bank, Queensland, Townsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs F H Symes, Charters Towers, Queensland
Enlistment date5 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 April 1915
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name25th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll25th 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).

FateReturned to Australia 12 November 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Andrew and Charlotte PHILLIPS
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death27 August 1937
Age at death46
Place of burialCreamated, ashes placed in Saint Augustius Church, Hamilton, Brisbane, Queensland

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