Clair LARSON MM

LARSON, Clair

Service Numbers: 1742, V382884
Enlisted: 18 May 1915, Colac, Victoria
Last Rank: Lieutenant
Last Unit: 19th (Colac) Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps
Born: North Melbourne, Victoria , 4 August 1891
Home Town: Carlisle River, Colac-Otway, Victoria
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Labourer
Died: Natural causes, Colac, Victoria , 17 March 1962, aged 70 years
Cemetery: Colac General Cemetery
CLC-GEN-14-807-25
Tree Plaque: Not yet discovered
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World War 1 Service

18 May 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Private, SN 1742, Colac, Victoria
16 Jul 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Private, SN 1742, 23rd Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1
16 Jul 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Private, SN 1742, 23rd Infantry Battalion, HMAT Demosthenes, Melbourne
1 Mar 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, 1st Division Headquarters
24 Sep 1916: Transferred AIF WW1, Private, ANZAC / Australian Provost Corps , Anzac Provost Corps.
5 Oct 1917: Honoured Military Medal, Broodseinde Ridge, Work during period 2-5 October 1917
2 Sep 1920: Discharged AIF WW1, Sergeant, SN 1742, ANZAC / Australian Provost Corps

World War 2 Service

4 Jun 1942: Enlisted Volunteer Defence Corps (WW2), SN V382884, Volunteer Defence Corps (VDC), Carlisle Rover, Victoria
31 Oct 1945: Discharged Volunteer Defence Corps (WW2), Lieutenant, SN V382884, 19th (Colac) Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps

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