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John Gustave SWANSON

Regimental number1725
Place of birthMasterton New Zealand
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMechanic
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Elizabeth Swanson, 42 Kuripuni Street, Masterton, New Zealand
Enlistment date14 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name301st (Mechanical Transport), 8th Company, Army Service Corps (17th Divisional Ammunition Park)
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/98/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Mechanical Transport Company
FateReturned to Australia 16 December 1918

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