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Cuthbert Sowerby RUSTON

Regimental number186
Date of birth--/02/1890
Place of birthCambridge England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCable Telegraphist
AddressGladstone Road, Prospect, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs M E Ruston, 34 Grange Road, Ealing, London, England
Enlistment date2 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentSGT - SIGNALLER
Unit name27th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: INF27
Promotion date: 31 March 1917

Lieutenant


Unit: INF27
Promotion date: 14 October 1917


Unit: FLY Sqn 7

FateReturned to Australia 6 May 1919

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