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Reginald Robert DELL

Regimental number3643
Place of birthLaunceston, Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTrunk maker
Address174 Charles Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, John James Dell, 174 Charles Street, Launceston, Tasmania
Enlistment date14 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 January 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: Gen INF Reinf
Promotion date: 1 January 1919

Lieutenant


Unit: Gen INF Reinf
Promotion date: 1 April 1919

Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Fine example by courage and coolness and devotion to duty near Le Barque, 24-26 February 1917.
Recommendation date: 10 March 1917

FateReturned to Australia 5 September 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 140
Date: 27 August 1917

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