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John Joseph GLEESON

Regimental number55147
Place of birthStanley Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBank clerk
Address33 Maryville Street, St Kilda, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, M J Gleeson, State School, Cheltenham, Victoria
Enlistment date12 March 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th General (Victorian) Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Orontes on 5 June 1918
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 10 June 1918
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Pay Corps
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Date of death9 July 1950
Place of burialCheltenham Memorial Park Cemetery

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