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John PENDER

Regimental number1791
Place of birthGlasgow, Scotland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationSaw miller
AddressTylerville via Beaudesert, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Maggie Pender, Withington Street, East Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date3 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name42nd Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/59/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 September 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Margaret PENDER. Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 September 1939
Age at death45
Place of burialMount Thomson Crematorium, Brisbane, Queensland

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