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John William BANNER

Regimental number2899
Place of birthSheffield England
ReligionCongregational
OccupationSpring fitter
Address'Lulworth', Croydon Avenue, Croydon, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emma Banner, 'Lulworth', Croydon Avenue, Croydon, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Field Ambulance
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A31 Ajana on 31 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 8 May 1916
Family/military connectionsBrother: [2776] 2nd Lt Albert BANNER, 60th Bn, killed in action, 27 September 1917.

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