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John Saxon PEPPERCORN

Date of birth24 December 1860
Place of birthSt Kilda Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationGovernment surveyor
Addressc/- Yates and Jones, Treasury Chambers, George Street, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation55
Next of kinWife, Mrs M E Peppercorn, c/- Mrs McBride, 'Loders', 20 Malakaoff Street, Malvern, Victoria
Enlistment date10 March 1916
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit nameNo 1 Mining Corps, 4th Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/8/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal RollMining Corps
Promotions

2nd Lieutenant


Unit: MIN
Promotion date: 15 March 1916

FateReturned to Australia 22 July 1917
Date of death28 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Garden of Remembrance, Qld.

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