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John Alex MILNE

Other NamesMILNE, John Alexander
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationEngineer
AddressBurnet Street, Bundaberg, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation42
Next of kinMrs Mary Elsie May Milne, Burnet Street, Bundaberg, Queensland
Enlistment date21 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentCaptain
Unit name9th Battalion, E Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board Transport A5 S.S. Omrah on 24 September 1914
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant-Colonel
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia
Age at death from cemetery records46
Place of burialHeath Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row J, Grave No. 19), Harbonnieres, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
127
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Returned to Australia; re-embarked, 18 May 1916.
Miscellaneous detailsSee John Alexander MILNE for second period of service.

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