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Jack BUTLER

Regimental number1977
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorse driver
Addressc/o Baddera Lead Mines, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, William J Butler, Baddera, Northampton, Western Australia
Enlistment date18 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 20 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: 5 July 1918

FateReturned to Australia 3 May 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 23
Date: 12 February 1919

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