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Joseph MINES

Regimental number2450
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationTransport driver
AddressRoyal Military College, Duntroon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinSister, Miss Norah Mines, 66 Broke Road, Queen's Road, Dlston, London, England
Enlistment date28 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name55th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/72/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll55th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 21 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records37
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot XII, Row E, Grave No. 6), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
161
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Joseph Morgan and Catherine MINES. Native of Hackney, London
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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