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William George Dismore UPJOHN

Date of birth16 March 1888
Place of birthNarrabri New South Wales
ReligionNo religion
OccupationMedical practitioner
AddressCarlton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs P Upjohn, 36 High Street, Prahran, Victoria
Previous military serviceAustralian Army Medical Corps
Enlistment date1 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentMajor
Unit name3rd Australian General Hospital
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/67/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mooltan on 15 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant-Colonel
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
Promotions

Major


Unit: MED AGH3
Promotion date: 1 May 1915

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 30706 (28 May 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 165 (24 October 1918).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Medals

OBE


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
Date: 23 May 1919

Other detailsMedals: Order of the British Empire, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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