Howard Champion NIELD MM

Badge Number: S14780, Sub Branch: St Morris
S14780

NIELD, Howard Champion

Service Number: 1629
Enlisted: 7 July 1915
Last Rank: Driver
Last Unit: 3rd Light Horse Regiment
Born: Crystal Brook, South Australia, 3 November 1891
Home Town: Tarlee, Clare and Gilbert Valleys, South Australia
Schooling: Not yet discovered
Occupation: Farmer
Died: 19 August 1969, aged 77 years, cause of death not yet discovered, place of death not yet discovered
Cemetery: Centennial Park Cemetery, South Australia
Memorials: Tarlee 'Digger' Memorial*, Tarlee HB1 Tarlee Hall*, Unley HB01 Town Hall*
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World War 1 Service

7 Jul 1915: Enlisted
18 Nov 1915: Involvement Private, SN 1629, 3rd Light Horse Regiment
18 Nov 1915: Embarked Private, SN 1629, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, HMAT Geelong, Adelaide
11 Nov 1918: Involvement Driver, SN 1629

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Biography contributed by Kathleen Bambridge

He was awarded his Military Medal by General Birdwood (UK) on 6 March 1920 in Adelaide.