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Eric Thugerland WOODS

Regimental number6252
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer
Address25 Burke Road, East Kew, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs L Woods, 25 Burke Road, East Kew, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date27 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 4, Head-Quarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/32/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 18 November 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Medals

Distinguished Conduct Medal

'For conspicuous gallantry and devotion to duty. He has performed consistent good work throughout, and has frequently laid and repaired telephone wires under heavy fire.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 116
Date: 25 July 1917

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