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Clarence Gordon WATSON

Regimental number1441
Place of birthCasterton Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address46 Murchison Street, Carlton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Davey, 46 Murchison Street, Carlton, Victoria
Enlistment date3 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll58th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Kent Fedorowich
Medals

Distinguished Conduct Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette'
Date: 18 April 1918

Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: Distinguished Conduct Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death23 May 1951
Age at death64
Place of burialMelbourne General Cemetery, Victoria

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