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Jack Stewart Sydney McCANN

Regimental number1059
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressPelham Street, Glanville, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinkMo, Mrs Eliza McCann, Pelham Street, Glanville, South Australia
Enlistment date7 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 4 July 1918
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialCrucifix Corner Cemetery (Plot IX, Row D, Grave No. 4), Villers-Bretonneux, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
137
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Francis and Eliza McCANN, Military Road, Largs, South Australia. Native of Adelaide, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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