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David Gifford CROLL

Place of birthGlasgow Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMedical practitioner
AddressA P Payne, Secretary, Brisbane General Hospital, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Marion Winfred Croll, c/o Brisbane General Hospital, Queensland
Enlistment date19 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentMajor
Unit name2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 15 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollColonel
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Light Horse Field Ambulance
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 29845 (1 December 1916); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62 (19 April 1917).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31383 (5 June 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113 (6 October 1919).

FateReturned to Australia 17 July 1919
Medals

KBE


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 113
Date: 6 October 1919

Other detailsMedals: Order of the British Empire, KBE, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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