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John Joseph MITCHELL

Regimental number5141
Place of birthBelfast, Ireland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngine fitter
Address22 Church Street, Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Height5' 6"
Weight136 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs Hannah Elizabeth Mitchell, 22 Church Street, Richmond, Melbourne, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 February 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 18 September 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Date of death entered as 17 September 1917 on Nominal Roll
Place of burialHooge Crater Cemetery (Plot VI, Row E, Grave No. 16), Zillebeke, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, MITCHELL John Joseph

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