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Cyril Douglas SAVAGE

Place of birthThursday Island Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTypograph operator
Address'Craig Gowan', Clayfield, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, Charles Douglas Savage, 'Craig Gowan,' Clayfield, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date7 April 1916
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name31st Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


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

FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1919
Medals

Military Cross


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

Other detailsWar service: Western Front Medals: Military Cross, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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