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Eric Samuel EVERETT

Place of birthNorth Adelaide, South Australia
AddressAlbany, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Edward Gamble Everett, Stirling Terrace, Albany, Western Australia
Enlistment date1 August 1915
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name28th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Cross

For excellent work particularly during a prolonged tour of duty in the line immediately in front of Bullecourt.
Recommendation date: 20 September 1917

FateReturned to Australia 1 May 1919

Military Cross

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 57
Date: 18 April 1918

Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: Military Cross, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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