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Harold POPE

Place of birthEaling, England
OccupationSpecial service officer, railways, WA
AddressGuildford Road, Belmont, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs Susan Matilda Pope, Guildford Road, Belmont, Western Australia
Enlistment date13 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant-Colonel
Unit name16th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board TROOPSHIP A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and gazetted, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 29251 (5 August 1915); 'Commonwealth Gazette', No. 133 (28 October 1915).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and gazetted, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30448 (28 December 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57 (18 April 1918).

Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Mary Jane POPE
Medals

CB


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 28
Date: 24 February 1916

Other detailsMedals: CB, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death13 May 1938
Age at death64
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery, Perth, Western Australia

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