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Reginald George LCorpora BONWICK

Regimental number953
Date of birth27 September 1887
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBairnsdale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, E Bonwick, 37 Auburn Road, Auburn, Victoria
Enlistment date21 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name14th Battalion, H Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 May 1916
Discharge date6 August 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Landed at Gallipoli, 26 April 1915; wounded in action, 27 April 1915. Returned to Gallipoli, 3 July 1915; wounded in action (second occasion), 3 July 1915. Evacuated to England, and treated at London Hospital, 8 September 1915-8 May 1916.

Commenced return to Australia, 8 May 1916; arrived in Australia, 16 June 1916; discharged, 6 August 1916.

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

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