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John Farr MACKLIN

Regimental number2938
Place of birthHereford England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarm labourer
AddressHome Rule via Mudgee, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs Emily Charlotte Macklin, Home Rule via Mudgee, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 September 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name57th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/74/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 3 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll57th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 11 March 1918
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialLa Plus Douve Farm Cemetery (Plot III, Row B, Grave No. 9), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
164
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Albert and Lizzie MACKLIN; husband of Emily C. MACKLIN, Wyalong, New South Wales. Native of England
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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