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Rupert Reginaled ELLEN

Regimental number5818
Place of birthBuckland Valley, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMilitary staff clerk
AddressFootscray, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Frederick J Ellen, 173 Charles Street, Footscray, Victoria
Enlistment date18 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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