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Walter Ernest SUMMONS

Regimental number*
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMedical practitioner
Address54 Collins Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinWife, Mrs V S G Summons, 8 Stanwell Street, Kew, Victoria
Enlistment date19 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentMajor
Unit name1 Australian General Hospital (November 1914)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A55 Kyarra on 21 November 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollNIG
Rank from Nominal RollColonel
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Australian General Hospital
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 3138 (5 June 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113 (6 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 29 April 1919
Medals

OBE


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113
Date: 6 October 1919

Other detailsMedals: Order of the British Empire1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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