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Cyril Lowther CLARKE

Date of birth6 August 1884
Place of birthYork, England
SchoolTrinity College, University of Melbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMedical practitioner
AddressPetersburg, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs C Clarke, c/o Archbishop of Melbourne, Bishopscourt, Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military serviceAustralian Army Medical Corps Res
Enlistment date1 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentMajor
Unit name14th Australian General Hospital
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/101/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 29 July 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 1 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 12 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 19 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 22 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board RMS Mooltan on 28 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Kashgar on 2 September 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Kashgar on 5 September 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A1 Kymettus on 12 September 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A25 Anglo Egyptian on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant-Colonel
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corps
FateReturned to Australia 26 July 1919
Discharge date8 November 1919
Other details

Senior Medical Officer, Mitcham Camp, South Australia, June 1915-July 1916.

War service: Egypt, Palestine, Syria.

Registrar, 14th Australian General Hospital, August 1916-December 1917.

DADMS, AIF, Suez, December 1917-May 1918

CO, 5th Light Horse Field Ambulance, January-April 1919.

ADMS, Australian Mounted Division, April-July 1919.

Disembarked Australia, 29 August 1919; discharged, 8 November 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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