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Bernard Grafton JOHNSON

Regimental number4150
Place of birthSouth Grafton, Clarence River, New South Wales
SchoolFort Street School, Sydney, New South Wales
Other trainingEngineer, fitter
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22.11
Height5' 5.5"
Weight138 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Matilda Amelia Stephens, Police Station, Dungog, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date1 September 1915
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name25th Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/42/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT Commonwealth on 28 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll25th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10 June 1918
Place of death or woundingSailly-le-Sec, Somme Sector, France
Age at death25
Age at death from cemetery records25
Place of burialBeacon Cemetery (Plot IV, Row C, Grave No. 7), Sailly-Laurette, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Matilda Amelia STEVENS, Church Street, West Maitland, New South Wales and the late Captain H. JOHNSON. Native of South Grafton
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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