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John MERCER

Regimental number53378
Place of birthBelfast Ireland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTelegraphist
Addressc/o YMCA, Edward Street, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinBrother, Rev J S Mercer, Long Eaton, Nottingham, England
Enlistment date12 January 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameQueensland Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on 8 May 1918
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal RollSignal Engineers Details
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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