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Joseph NORTON

Regimental number3880
Place of birthBallarat Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationButcher
AddressAlbert Street, Sebastopol, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, A Norton, Albert Street, Sebastopol, Victoria
Enlistment date8 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll8 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 23 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 March 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death13 June 1923
Age at death30
Place of burialMooroopna Cemetery, Victoria

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