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Cyril Vere SHEPHERD

Regimental number4213
Place of birthCambawarra New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
AddressWoolwich Road, Woolwich, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Shepherd, 80 Mansfield Street, Rozelle, New South Wales
Enlistment date7 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Field Ambulance 8th Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board H.M.A.T. A54 Runic on 9 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollStaff Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Field Ambulance
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 9 July 1919
Other details

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

Date of death9 July 1957
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium

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