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Raymond John CLARE

Regimental number5300
Place of birthMoonee Ponds, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
Address100 Ardmillan Road, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J B Clare, 100 Ardmillan Road, Moonee Ponds, Victoria
Previous military service22nd Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date20 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 10
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Divisional Ammunition Column
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mdention in Despatches

Recommendation date: 7 March 1918

FateReturned to Australia 31 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death19 May 1969
Place of burialKeilor Cemetery

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