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John Brass DOBSON

Regimental number20781
Place of birthCanterbury, New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationShunter
AddressWaipukuran, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinMother, Mrs M A Dobson, Waipukuran, Hawkes Bay, New Zealand
Enlistment date9 September 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 January 1916
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit name9th Field Artillery Brigade, 33rd Battery
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919

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