We remember Lindon Ernest French

We remember Lindon Ernest French

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Timeline

Timeline

1893
birth Deloraine, Tasmania Australia Source:8986397 Source:8986377 30th June 1893
1915
dates Age 22 Source:8986377 2nd September 1915
1915
employment Orchardist Source:8986377 2nd September 1915
1915
enlistment Claremont, Tasmania Australia Source:8986377 2nd September 1915
1915
service Australian Imperial Force Private 4654 Ist A.I.F. Division 8th Battalion Source:8986377 2nd September 1915 - 3rd March 1917
1917
service Australian Imperial Force Corporal 4654 1st A.I.F. Division 57th Battalion Source:8986377 4th March 1917 - 15th June 1917
1917
service Australian Imperial Force Acting Sergeant 4654 1st A.I.F. Division 57th Battalion Source:8986377 15th June 1917 - 21st July 1917
1917
service Australian Imperial Force Sergeant 4654 1st A.I.F. Division 57th Battalion Source:8986377 21st July 1917 - 1st January 1920
1918
awards Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration Source:8986377 29th September 1918
1918
awards Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration Source:9009607 29th September 1918
1919
service Australian Imperial Force Lieutenant 4654 1st A.I.F. Division 57th Battalion Source:8986377 6th January 1919 - 9th July 1919
sibling Clarence Charles French Source:8986377
1987
death Not War Related Source:8986377 7th February 1987

Details

Details

Names
TypeName
First Names Lindon Ernest
Initials LE
Last Name French,
Source 9016097
First Names Lyndon
Initials L
Source 8986377
Gender
GenderSource
Male
Contribution

Military Service

Military Service
ServiceNumberUnitSectionRankSource
Australian Imperial Force 4654 Ist A.I.F. Division 8th Battalion Private
Australian Imperial Force 4654 1st A.I.F. Division 57th Battalion Corporal
Australian Imperial Force 4654 1st A.I.F. Division 57th Battalion Acting Sergeant
Australian Imperial Force 4654 1st A.I.F. Division 57th Battalion Sergeant
Australian Imperial Force 4654 1st A.I.F. Division 57th Battalion Lieutenant
Awards
AwardTypeSource
1914/15 Star First World War Campaign/Service Medal
British War Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
MM British Award/Decoration
Meritorious Service Medal (MSM) British Award/Decoration
Military Medal (MM) British Award/Decoration
Victory Medal First World War Campaign/Service Medal
Family
Parents
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Ernest Richard French father
Ellen Louisa Mckay mother
Siblings
NameRelationshipDatesSource
Clarence Charles French brother
Physical
ComplexionEyesHairSource
Dark Blue Brown
DateHeightSource
1915-09-02 5'7"
Religion
DateReligionSource
1915-09-02 Methodist

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Communities

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Evidence

Evidence

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Official Records

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Medal Index Card
First Australian Imperial Force Personnel Dossier Index 1914-1968 Transcription Jess120243
Tasmania births 1803-1933 Transcription Jess120243
Australian Imperial Force Embarkation Roll 1914-1918 Transcription Jess120243
Australian Imperial Force Nominal Roll 1914-1918 Transcription Deborah102878

External Evidence

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Honours and Awards of Lindon Ernest French Jess120243

Multimedia

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Lindon Ernest French and his brother. Jess120243
Military Medal Vincent96527
Australian Commonwealth Military Forces Deborah102878

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