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Christopher FALKNER

Regimental number3009
Place of birthLiverpool England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Falkner, 21 George Street, Fitzroy, Victoria
Enlistment date5 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameDivisional Ammunition Column (Sept-Oct 1914)
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board Transport A7 Medic on 2 November 1914
Regimental number from Nominal RollCommissioned
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal

Recommendation date: December 1915

Military Medal

Recommendation date: 27 October 1916

Distinguished Service Medal

Recommendation date: Unspecified

Gold Medal (Serbia)

Recommendation date: 13 February 1917

FateReturned to Australia 23 October 1918

Military Medal

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62
Date: 19 April 1917

Gold Medal (Serbia)

Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 169
Date: 4 October 1917

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