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John Joseph GOUGH

Regimental number122
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine driver
AddressSmith's Creek, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, J Gough, Smith's Creek, Queensland
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name1st Field Company Engineers
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/20/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A19 Afric on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Company Engineers
FateKilled in Action 9 July 1915
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 31), Anzac, Gallipoli
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
23
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Bessie GOUGH, "Koscuisko", Rivers Street, Bellevue Hill, Woolahra, New South Wales. Native of Sydney
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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