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Edward Oliver WATSON

Place of birthStanmore New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationDentist
AddressSydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinWife, Mrs H Watson, 'Denegully', Northcote Road, Lindfield, New South Wales
Previous military serviceAustralian Army Medical Corps Res
Enlistment date16 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentHON LT
Unit nameDental Details
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/105/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 23 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal RollArmy Medical Corps, Dental
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 20 October 1918
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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