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Edmund Tudor BODDAM

ReligionChurch of England
AddressOrient Hotel, Hobart, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinMother, Mrs Bertha Boddam, Orient Hotel, Hobart, Tasmania
Enlistment date2 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentLT (QM)
Unit name1st Australian Clearing Hospital
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/102/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAS A55 Kyarra on 5 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross

Awarded Mention in Despatches: promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement, No. 29455, 28 January 1916; 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 44, 6 April 1916.
Recommendation date: Refers Gallipoli April-December 1915

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', 4th Supplement, No 29644 (11 July 1916); 'Commonwealth Gazette', No 176 (30 November 1916.

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', fourth Supplement, No. 29664, 11 July 1916; 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 176, 30 November 1916.
Recommendation date: 24 September 1918

Mention in Despatches

Not awarded.
Recommendation date: 16 January 1919

Mention in Despatches

Not awarded.

FateReturned to Australia 24 September 1918

Military Cross

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 129
Date: 21 September 1916

Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

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

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