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John FOSTER

Regimental number2632
Place of birthGeelong Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBoatbuilder
Marital statusWidower
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinSon, John R Foster, c/o C Stone, 64 Fyans Street, Chilwell, Geelong, Victoria
Enlistment date25 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name29th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/46/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll32nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 May 1919

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