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Charles Barnes CORY

Regimental number20
Place of birthMuttaburra Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor driver
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs C J Cory, 'Iona', Taraborah, QCR, Queensland
Enlistment date8 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name11th Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/16/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 2 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Light Horse Regiment
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

Recommendation date: 25 September 1918

Military Medal

Recommendation date: "Letter/List 16 November 1921"

FateReturned to Australia 20 July 1919

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 115
Date: 10 October 1919

Family/military connectionsBrother: 19 Pte Thomas Barnes CORY, 11th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 20 July 1919.
Other detailsMedals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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