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Joseph Walter JACKSON

Regimental number782
Place of birthLiverpool, England
SchoolBeaufort Street Board School, Liverpool, England
Age on arrival in Australia22
ReligionChurch of England
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, William Jackson, 86 Moses Street, Dingle Liverpool, England
Enlistment date3 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll31 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularWounded at Gallipoli, April 1915. (details provided by father)
FateKilled in Action 30 August 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt Joseph Waller Jackson on NR
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialA.I.F. Burial Ground (Plot XV, Row B, Grave No. 5), Grass Lane, Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: William and Laura JACKSON, 86 Moses Street, Liverpool, England

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