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Colin Gore STEWART

Regimental number388
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSchoolmaster
AddressBarker College, Hornsby, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height6' 2"
Weight171 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs J G Stewart, 'Wyntryn', Stern Terrace, Gilleston, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date24 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentBombardier
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Battery 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A8 Argyllshire on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 9 October 1918
Medals

Military Cross


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No 173
Date: 7 November 1918

Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: Military Cross, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSecond given name incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as George.
SourcesNAA: B2455, STEWART Colin Gore

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