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John McPHERSON

Regimental number3200
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Address20A Hotham Street, East Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, John McPherson, 20A Hotham Street, East Melbourne, Victoria
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A73 Commonwealth on 26 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 May 1916
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burial"Y" Farm Military Cemetery (Row I, Grave No. 22), Bois-Grenier, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
53
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary MCPHERSON. Native of Richmond, Victoria

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