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Jesse HOWARD

Regimental number568
Place of birthGrantham Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressGrantham, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Jesse Howard, Marmar Creek, Grantham, Queensland
Previous military service2nd ALH
Enlistment date13 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, C Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 5 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll42nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 24 May 1918
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot XX, Row E, Grave No. 3), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
135
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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