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John Leonard HALLAM

Regimental number36217
Date of birth24 October 1898
Place of birthMoonah, Tasmania
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
AddressMoonah, Tasmania
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19.4
Height6' 0.5"
Weight168 lbs
Next of kinFather, John Alfred Hallam, 'Glebe House', Kempton, Tasmania
Previous military serviceServed for 3 years in the Cadets; 1 year in the Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date1 March 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, Reinforcement 28
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 3 July 1919
Discharge date10 October 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia, 3 July 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), 10 October 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death3 May 1933
Age at death34
Place of burialCarr Villa Cemetery, Tasmania
SourcesNAA: B2455, HALLAM John Leonard

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