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John Henry MITCHELL

Regimental number8080
Place of birthNewcastle New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHospital attendant
AddressHill Street, North Lambton, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinSister, M Langlands, Hill Street, North Lambton, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 April 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll13 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Australian General Hospital, Special Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 13 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Field Ambulance
FateDied of wounds 8 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialDaours Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row E, Grave No. 2), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
183
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James Smith and Martha MITCHELL, Jesmond; brother of Mrs M.M. LANGLANDS, Hill Street, North Lambton, New South Wales
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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