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John GARTH

Regimental number216
Place of birthChannel Islands
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressArtillery Barracks, Fremantle, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Garth, 6 Clarence Street, Mount Lawley, Perth, Western Australia
Previous military serviceRoyal Australian Garrison Artillery
Enlistment date1 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameSiege Artillery Brigade
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 17 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Heavy Artillery Group
FateReturned to Australia 31 August 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas James and Sarah Ann GARTH
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death22 August 1929
Age at death34
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery, Perth, Western Australia

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