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Thomas Joseph DALY

Date of birth12 July 1884
Place of birthCoburg, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBank manager
Addressc/o Mrs Mongoran, 1109 Mair Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Eileen Mary Daly c/o Mrs Mongoran, 1109 Mair Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Enlistment date11 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentMajor
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A10 Karroo on 11 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant-Colonel
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
Promotions

Major


Unit: LH8
Promotion date: 11 November 1914

Temporary LTCOL


Unit: LH8
Promotion date: 25 November 1918

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', second Supplement, No. 30474 (12 January 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 76 (23 May 1918).

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 30746 (14 June 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 173 (7 November 1918).

FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Medals

Distinguished Service Order


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 173
Date: 7 November 1918

Other detailsMedals: Distinguished Service Order, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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