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Herbert Guy RAYMOND

Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
Address'Havilah', 1 Darlinghurst Road, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinMother, Mrs H Raymond, 'Havilah', 1 Darlinghurst Road, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 December 1915
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 7, Battery 27
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Division Artillery
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross

'Work at Robecq, Strazeele and on the Somme during 1918.'
Recommendation date: 22 September 1918

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).
Recommendation date: 27 September 1918

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

Croix de Guerre (Belgium)

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 91
Date: 23 July 1919

Military Cross

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 109
Date: 15 June 1919

Other detailsMedals: Military Cross, Croix de Guerre (Beligum), British War Medal, Victory Medal

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