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Anthony George ELDRIDGE

Regimental number1011
Place of birthLyndoch, South Australia
ReligionCongregational
OccupationBaker
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ida Mary Eldridge, Gilbert Street, Gilberton, South Australia
Enlistment date16 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal RollAnzac Provost Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Medaille Militaire


'Gallantry and devotion to duty in carrying out rescue work. (Pozieres)'
Recommendation date: 19 January 1917

FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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