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Lot 2044    SESSION 8 (2.30PM WEDNESDAY 29TH MARCH)    Orders, Decorations & Medals - Australian Singles

Estimate $100
SOLD $160

VICTORY MEDAL 1914-19 TO POW. 6608 Pte. R.G.Cleland 14 Bn. A.I.F. Impressed. Good very fine.

Robert Gordon Cleland, clerk, age 19, born at Prahran, Vic; Enl.21Jun1916 at Melbourne, Vic, previous service of 3 years with Senior Cadets; to Signal School, Broadmeadows Camp 05Jul-23Aug1916; Emb.02Oct1916; to France 21Dec1916 and TOS 14Bn 28Jan1917; MIA 11Apr1917 at Reinecourt (Bullecourt) 11Apr1917, later reported WIA and captured, GSW arm and back; reported POW in Germany 08Aug1917; repatriated to England 17Dec1918; to Sutton Veny 21Jan1919; RTA 02Mar1919; Disemb.22Apr1919 3MD; Disch.21Jun1919; also served in WWII:Enl.16Aug1940 in RAAF no.18021; Disch.18Oct1943 as F/Sgt ex HQRS Melbourne.

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