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John William MATHER

Regimental number5141
Place of birthBlackhall Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationPainter
Addressc/o M Griffen Junior, Winton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Dunsford, Australian Hotel, Winton, Queensland
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A16 Star of Victoria on 31 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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