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Norman FAROE

Regimental number16
Place of birthMoonee Ponds Victoria
Address285 Beaconsfield Parade, Middle Park, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinS Faroe, 285 Beaconsfield Parade, Middle Park, Victoria
Previous military service19th Signal Troop Army Engineers
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name1st Signal Troop (1st Light Horse Brigade)
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/19/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A10 Karroo on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Signal Troop
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches

Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette', Supplement, No. 30746 (14 June 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 173 (7 November 1918).

FateReturned to Australia 15 February 1918

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