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Philip Arthur CHAMBERS

Date of birth12 September 1876
Place of birthWellington New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGrazier
AddressMosman, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Chambers, Murdock and Boyle Street, Cremorne, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll4 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentMajor
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Mongolia on 8 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Light Horse Regiment
Promotions

Major


Unit: LH12
Promotion date: 4 May 1915


Promotion date: 1 June 1915

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Second Supplement No. 30480 (16 January 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 76 (23 May 1918).

FateReturned to Australia 17 July 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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