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John Thomas BAVISTER

Regimental number2033
Place of birthGeorgetown, Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressCooktown, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Height5' 4.75"
Weight123 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs Kate Bavister, Grassy Hill, Cooktown, Queensland
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 May 1916
Place of enlistmentTownsville, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name41st Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/58/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A46 Clan Macgillivray on 7 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll41st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 November 1919
Discharge date25 April 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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