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John BISHOPS

Regimental number2487
Place of birthLondon, England
Other NamesBISHOP
SchoolLondon County Council School, Single St, London, England
Age on arrival in Australia19
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBootmaker
Address130 Bell Street, Coburg, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Bishops, 14O Bell Street, Coburg, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date5 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 16 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
FateReturned to Australia 19 April 1919
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)5th Field Bakery
Place of death or woundingFrance
Age at death23

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