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Rhys JONES

Regimental number2161
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address10 Dunn Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinBrother, Thomas Jones, 515 Victoria Street, West Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date7 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 January 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death14 October 1943
Age at death52
Place of burialBallarat (New) Cemetery, Victoria

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