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David JONES

Regimental number2428
Place of birthWellington, New South Wales
SchoolWellington Superior Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationQuarryman
AddressElaine, Kent Road, Mascot, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinMother, Mrs R Jones, Elaine, Kent Road, Mascot, New South Wales
Enlistment date10 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 14 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 9 April 1917
Place of death or woundingHermies, France
Age at death36
Age at death from cemetery records36
Place of burialHermies Hill British Cemetery (Plot III, Row D, Grave No. 18), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
33
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Rosanna JONES, Clyde Street, Granville, New South Wales
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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