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Regimental number5160
Place of birthPittown, Wallsend, New South Wales
SchoolWallsend Superior Public School, New South Wales
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressPitt Town, Wallsend, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, G Johnson, Pitt Town, Wallsend, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A31 Ajana on 5 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 12 October 1917
Place of death or woundingPasschendaele, Ypres, Belgium
Age at death24.2
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialDochy Farm New British Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row E, Grave No. 9), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: George and Alice Eliza JOHNSON, Pitt Town, New South Wales
Family/military connectionsNo 464 Private Aubrey William Johnson killed in action 14 March 1917, Brother.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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