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John HUNTER

Regimental number1170
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
Addressc/o Commonwealth Railways, Port Augusta, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation44
Next of kinMother, Jane Hunter, 6th Avenue, East Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date24 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Pioneer Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).
Recommendation date: 7 February 1919

FateReturned to Australia 21 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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