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Albert John CRUISE

OccupationStation overseer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs M. Cruise, Te Arai, St. Kilda, Victoria
Enlistment date29 August 1916
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name1st Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 22 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross

Recommendation date: 6 January 1919

Officer of the Order of the British Empire (Altered to Member of the Order of the British Empire)

Recommendation date: "Unspecified"

FateReturned to Australia 18 July 1919

OBE (Military)

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 109
Date: 15 September 1919

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