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Harold Walter FILLINGHAM

Regimental number531
Place of birthMolong New South Wales
SchoolBalmain Public School, New south Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationCommercial traveller
AddressCameron Street, Rockdale, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Fillingham, St Albans, Cameron Street, Rockdale, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name18th Battalion, Machine Gun Section
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: 18 October 1918

FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 115
Date: 10 October 1919

Family/military connectionsBrothers: 4583 Pte George Richard FILLINGHAM, 45th Bn, killed in action, 7 June 1917; 60216 Pte Hubert Clement FILLINGHAM, 1st Bn, returned to Australia, 5 March 1919; Charles Orton FILLINGHAM, served in the Navy.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: Military Medal, 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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