WWI Discharged Returned Soldiers Badge – Research


WWI Discharged Returned Soldiers Badge (Returned from Active Service Badge) # 3056 – Maker Amor Sydney – lugged.  Research from Australian National Archives details that this badge was issued to John Cameron 21st Machine Gun Co on 15 October 1917.  John Cameron listed his address as Logan Rd Woolloongabba Brisbane.  369B Jack John Cameron enlisted in the AIF on 17 April 1916, aged 18 years.  Embarked for overseas on 19 September 1916 with 1st Machine Gun Battalion/MGC 12, Reinforcement 5.  John Cameron returned to Australia on 27 July 1917 and was discharged medically unfit.  Comes with research.