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Arthur Deacon PLEYDELL

Regimental number218
Place of birthMortlake Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressClarendon College, Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Pleydell, Clarendon College, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date9 September 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll24 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 31 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Postal Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 10 December 1916

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 75
Date: 17 June 1919

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