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John Francis McPHERSON

Regimental number2949
Place of birthMooroopna Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationHospital warder
AddressMooroopna PO, Mooroopna, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Duncan McPherson, Mooroopna PO, Mooroopna, Victoria
Enlistment date8 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll6 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A1 Hymettus on 12 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 28 January 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death15 September 1968
Place of burialBox Hill Cemetery, Victoria

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