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James Robert CHARLTON

Date of birth12 September 1880
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationBusiness manager
AddressMetropole Hotel, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs G V R Charlton, c/o Bank of Australia, Head Office, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentMajor
Unit nameArmy Service Corps 20, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/106/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A66 Uganda on 27 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Division Train
Promotions

Major


Unit: 2nd Division Train
Promotion date: 1 November 1915

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 30706 (28 May 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 165 (24 October 1918).
Recommendation date: 3 March 1918

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 29890 (2 January 1917); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 103 (29 June 1917).

FateReturned to Australia 29 May 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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