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Regimental number5281
Place of birthHeatherton, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
AddressHeatherston, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, T Ebsary, Heatherston, Victoria
Enlistment date18 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column 1, Reinforcement 11
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/89/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 11 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal (Awarded)

Conspicuous act of gallantry in extinguishing dangerous fire at considerable risk (East of Ypres).
Recommendation date: 2 November 1917

FateReturned to Australia 1 February 1919

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 95
Date: 27 June 1918

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