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John Walter McPHERSON

Regimental number2947
Place of birthTumbarumba, New South Wales
OccupationRabbit trapper
AddressTumbarumba, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs Mabel Maud McPherson, Tumbarumba, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Walter John and Elizabeth MCPHERSON
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death22 October 1934
Age at death49
Place of burialTumbarumba Cemetery, New South Wales

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