We always knew him as Mick
Name: Andrews E.A.
Service No: NX8550
Mick served as a Don R in the desert and Syria, as a carrier driver in the N.T. and as a rifleman in N.G. He was in every campaign from desert dry through Syrian Snow to Jungle glade.
(More Details required from Warwick) Signing the Cavalry Bar Book
A report from his long time dispatch rider mate, Keith Johnston , tells us that Thirty Niner Mick Andrews (92 on 1/11) passed away in Royal North Shore Hospital being treated for lung congestion. Mick served in every campaign from desert dry through Syrian Snow to Jungle glade. Further details as they come to hand.
SEE MICK'S WAR SERVICE RECORD HERE
Vale: 17/11/2008 SERVICE RECORD COPIED FROM WWii NOMINAL ROLL
|Name||ANDREWS, ERNEST ARTHUR |
|Service||Australian Army |
|Service Number||NX8550 |
|Date of Birth||1 Nov 1916|
|Place of Birth||OURIMBAH, NSW |
|Date of Enlistment||9 Nov 1939 |
|Locality on Enlistment||OURIMBAH, NSW |
|Place of Enlistment||PADDINGTON, NSW |
|Next of Kin||ANDREWS, EMILY |
|Date of Discharge||23 Aug 1945|
|Rank||Lance Corporal |
|Posting at Discharge||2/9 AUSTRALIAN COMMANDO SQUADRON |