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Brydon William CALTHORPE

Regimental number1926
Place of birthTenterfield New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationCooper
AddressMaitland Road, Hamilton, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J H Calthorpe, Maitland Road, Hamilton, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 December 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 13 April 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll1926A
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Division Trench Mortar Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Valuable work in carrying despatches at Pozieres.
Recommendation date: 30 July 1916

Military Medal (Not awarded)


Bravery and devotion to duty at Pozieres.
Recommendation date: 9 September 1916

FateReturned to Australia 24 September 1918

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