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John Abbott LONGWORTH

ReligionMethodist
OccupationStudent
AddressKolodong via Taree, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Ambrose Longworth, George Street, East Maitland, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 March 1916
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name34th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/51/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A72 Beltana on 25 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 12 October 1917

FateKilled in Action 12 October 1917
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XL, Row E, Grave No. 21), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
124
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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