Abbreviations and symbols


Killed in action or died of other causes during the war
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Extract from Russian Anzacs in Australian History and other sources
Awarded or honoured
AFC
Australian Flying Corps
AIF
Australian Imperial Force
AMC
Army Medical Corps
AN&MEF
Australian Naval and Military Expeditionary Force
ASC
Army Service Corps
AWL
Absence without Leave
AWM
Australian War Memorial
BAC
Brigade Ammunition Column
CIB
Criminal Investigation Branch
DAC
Division Ammunition Column
DCM
Distinguished Conduct Medal
DSM
Distinguished Service Medal
DOW
Died of Wounds
DVA
Department of Veteran Affairs
ER
Embarkation Roll
FAB
Field Artillery Brigade
GB
Garrison Battalion
KIA
Killed in Action
LG
London Gazette
LTM
Light Trench Mortar
MD
Military District
MG
Machine Gun
MID
Mentioned in Despatches
MM
Military Medal
MSM
Meritorious Service Medal
MT
Mechanical Transport
MTM
Medium Trench Mortar
MU
Medically Unfit
NAA
National Archives of Australia
NR
Nominal Roll
NZEF
New Zealand Expeditionary Force
NSW
New South Wales
NT
Northern Territory
POE
Place of Enlistment
POW
Prisoner of War
Qld
Queensland
RAN
Royal Australian Navy
RTA
Returned to Australia
SA
South Australia
Tas
Tasmania
VDC
Volunteer Defence Corps
Vic
Victoria
WA
Western Australia
WIA
Wounded in Action