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Reginald James TEHAN

Regimental number940
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer
AddressMitchell's Creek, via Seymour, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinBrother, Thomas Tehan, Mitchell's Creek, via Seymour, Victoria
Enlistment date17 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30107 (1 June 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169 (4 October 1917).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and gazetted, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30448 (28 December 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57 (18 April 1918).

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death6 September 1952
Age at death87
Place of burialCentennial Park Cemetery, Adelaide, South Australia

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