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John Michael HASSETT

Regimental number5886
Place of birthMinyip, Victoria
Place of birthMimjip, Victoria
SchoolSt Ambroc Primary School, Xavier College (Catholic) Kew, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
Address319 Lygon Street, East Brunswick, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Margaret Teresa Hassett, 43 Blair Street, Brunswick, Victoria
Enlistment date1 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 May 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death30
Place of burialQueant Road Cemetery (Plot V, Row E, Grave No. 19), Buissy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Margaret HASSETT
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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