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John KERCHER

Regimental number3409
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressCorner of Queensberry and Bouverie Streets, Carlton, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs Catherine Kercher, Corner of Queensberry and Bouverie Streets, Carlton, Victoria
Enlistment date8 June 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 June 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 4 August 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 6 September 1919
Date of death25 October 1944
Place of burialField of Mars Cemetery

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