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John Carl FORREST

Regimental number2379
Place of birthWoolloomooloo New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLetter carrier
Address150 Edward Street, East Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Robert Forrest, Goode Street, East Perth, Western Australia
Enlistment date28 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 13 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 February 1919

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