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John Thomas MESKELL

Regimental number4841
Place of birthSouth Grafton New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressDunoon, Richmond River, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, Edward Meskell, Yandina, Queensland
Enlistment date4 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 20 July 1918
Place of burialVignacourt British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 5), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
119
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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