Orders, Decorations & Medals - Australian Groups
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GROUP OF FIVE: 1939-45 Star; Africa Star; Defence Medal 1939-45; War Medal 1939-45; Australia Service Medal 1939-45. NX3004 E.Raines. All medals impressed. Heavy contact marks on last two medals, very good - fine.
Eric Raines, storeman, age 21, born at Manly, Sydney, NSW; Enl.03Nov1939 in AIF at Paddington, Sydney, NSW , with previous service in Militia with AASC; Temp Cpl 07Nov1939 at Ingleburn Camp, NSW and Cpl 08Jan1940; Emb.04May1940; Disemb.18Jun1940 at Gourock, Scotland; to Pte at own request 14Nov1940; TOS 2/33 Bn 06Dec1940; Disemb.09Mar1941 in Middle East; to 9 Aust Div Supply Column 14Mar1941; WIA 11Oct1941 shrapnel wounds hands and legs; TOS ASC 9 Div 30Nov1941; to L/Cpl 20May1942; Disemb.27Feb1943 at Sydney; various postings and several disciplinary actions taken against him; Disch.09Sep1944 Medically Unfit; Died 1965.
With copy of Militia and AIF service file.
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GROUP OF FIVE: 1939-45 Star; Africa Star; Defence Medal 1939-45; War Medal 1939-45; Australia Service ...