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John LOVE

Regimental number19701
Place of birthBattersea, England
Place of birthBattersea, London
SchoolSurry Lane School, Battersea, England
Age on arrival in Australia23
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address19 Stephen Street, Norwood, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Love, 19 Stephen Stret, Norwood, South Australia
Enlistment date17 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Battery 29
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 11 November 1917
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death27
Place of burialBerks Cemetery Extension (Rosenberg Plateau Plots) (Plot III, Row A, Grave No. 47), Ploegsteert, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
15
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Alice LOVE; husband of Eliza LOVE, thomas Avenue, Newstead, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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