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John Charles AITKEN

Regimental number7
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationTramway employee
Address39 Smith Street, North Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinWife, Mrs L B Aitken, 39 Smith Street, North Richmond, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentStaff Sergeant
Unit name2nd Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/45/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 27 September 1918
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 62
Date: 19 April 1917

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