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John Joseph HAMILTON

Regimental number6133
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressAmbrose Siding, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Elizabeth Hamilton, Ambrose Siding, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date12 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A75 Marathon on 27 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 7 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6134 Pte Charles Robert HAMILTON, 16th Bn, returned to Australia, 15 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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