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John Clarence Franer METCALFE

Regimental number1635
Place of birthMelbourne Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressScone PO, Scone, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFriend, Miss Dalby Burns, Waverley Street, Scone, New South Wales
Enlistment date16 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name34th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/51/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 2 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 30 June 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death9 June 1977
Place of burialCarlton Cemetery

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