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John James JORDAN

Regimental number3305
Place of birthLiverpool, England
SchoolChurch of England
Other trainingLabourer
Age on arrival in Australia7
ReligionChurch of England
AddressPeople's Palace Pitt Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinSister, Miss M Jordan, 32 Loghran Street, Liverpool, England
Enlistment date6 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 August 1918
Place of death or woundingProyart, near Peronne, France
Age at death35
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 20), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Mary Ann JORDAN, 6 Sampson Street, Everton Liverpool, England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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