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John HUNTLEY

Regimental number3854
Place of birthWest Lavington, Midhurst, Sussex, England
SchoolCouncil School, Horsham, England
Age on arrival in Australia26
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSalesman
AddressEast Cannington, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, Peter Huntley, Broadwater Lane, Southwater, Sussex, England
Enlistment date18 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 12 February 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll51st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 18 August 1916
Place of death or woundingMouquet Farm, Pozieres, France
Age at death31.5
Age at death from cemetery records31
Place of burialSt. Sever Cemetery (Plot B, Row 27, Grave No. 24), Rouen, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
153
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Peter and Elizabeth HUNTLEY, 27 Bedford Road, Horsham, Sussex
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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