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John James MARKS

Regimental number155
Place of birthDurham England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
Addressc/o Miss M Pemberton, Fennell's Bay, Toronto, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, John Marks, 22 Cook Street, New Seaham, England
Enlistment date3 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name35th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/52/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31448 (11 July 1919); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 124 (30 October 1919).
Recommendation date: 7 February 1919

FateReturned to Australia 5 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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