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Clarence John DAVIS

Regimental number80
Place of birthGeelong, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationClerk
Address14 Lyle Street, Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Height5' 6.25"
Weight149 lbs
Next of kinF J Davis, 14 Lyle Street, Brunswick, Victoria
Previous military service17th Australian Army Medical Corps
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/45/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 30704 (25 May 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 165 (24 October 1918).
Recommendation date: 3 March 1918

CBE


'Work at Strazeele in May & June and Rosieres and Proyart in August, 1918.'
Recommendation date: 23 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 23 October 1918
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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