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John Joseph NIHILL

Regimental number628
Place of birthTongala Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressTongala, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs M J Nihill, Tongala, Victoria
Enlistment date17 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name38th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/55/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 30 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death8 September 1940

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