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John George METCALFE

Regimental number152
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMichael Street, Jesmond, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, John Usher Metcalfe, Michael Street, Jesmond, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date9 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name35th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/52/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A24 Benalla on 1 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll35th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 August 1918
Date of death15 August 1960
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium

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