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John GARNAUT

Regimental number1563
Date of birth6 September 1880
Place of birthRosewater, South Australia
SchoolRosewater Public School, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMedical wardsman
AddressThoud Street, Cheltenham, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Carn, Thoud Street, Cheltenham, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date15 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name26th Battalion, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1918
Discharge date3 March 1919
Other detailsWar service: Gallipoli (until the evacuation); France (wounded at Pozieres, 26 August 1916; invalided to Cardiff, Wales; recovered, returned to duty). Discharged in Australia as medically unfit.

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