Robert Clegg ALAND MC

ALAND, Robert Clegg

Service Number: Officer
Enlisted: 7 October 1915, Toowoomba, Queensland
Last Rank: Captain
Last Unit: 31st Infantry Battalion
Born: Queensland, 13 November 1895
Home Town: Toowoomba, Toowoomba, Queensland
Schooling: Toowoomba Grammar School
Occupation: Clerk
Died: New Guinea, 23 March 1932, aged 36 years, cause of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Not yet discovered
Memorials: Brisbane Department of Trade & Customs WWI Roll of Honour, Toowoomba Grammar School WW1 Bravery Deeds, Toowoomba Grammar School WW1 Honour Board, Toowoomba Roll of Honour WW1
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World War 1 Service

7 Oct 1915: Enlisted AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, Toowoomba, Queensland
9 Nov 1915: Involvement AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, 31st Infantry Battalion, Enlistment/Embarkation WW1, --- :embarkation_roll: roll_number: '16' embarkation_place: Melbourne embarkation_ship: HMAT Wandilla embarkation_ship_number: A62 public_note: ''
9 Nov 1915: Embarked AIF WW1, Second Lieutenant, Officer, 31st Infantry Battalion, HMAT Wandilla, Melbourne
20 Feb 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Lieutenant, 31st Infantry Battalion
19 Jul 1916: Honoured Military Cross, Fromelles (Fleurbaix), ...showed great coolness and gallantry...
22 Nov 1916: Promoted AIF WW1, Captain, 31st Infantry Battalion
30 Dec 1919: Discharged AIF WW1, Captain, 31st Infantry Battalion

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