The AIF Project


Regimental number1521
Place of birthBerry New South Wales
SchoolPublic School
ReligionChurch of England
AddressBerry, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J J McClelland, Berry, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 29 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 20 August 1916
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*second given name is Johnson on photocopy
Place of death or woundingPozieres, Somme Sector, France
Age at death21.11
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialBologne Eastern Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row B, Grave No. 145), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Johnson and Kate Maude MCCLELLAND, Tower Hill, Berry, New South Wales

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