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Montague Sharp BREARLEY

ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMusician
Address168 Subiaco Road, Subiaco, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, S Brearley, 168 Subiaco Road, Subiaco, Western Australia
Enlistment date16 June 1916
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name16th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


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

FateReturned to Australia 21 July 1918
Other details

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

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