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John William NEWMAN

Regimental number4865
Place of birthReedsmouth England
ReligionFree Church
OccupationMiner
Addressc/o Mr. Mcdougall, Chester Street, Epping, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation38
Next of kinFather, Mr W. Newman, 55 Third Road, Aspington, Northumberland, England
Enlistment date2 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 8 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 2 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death12 October 1949

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