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John Samuel James BLACK

Regimental number4138
Place of birthDalby, Queensland
OccupationDraper shop assistant
AddressDalby, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, S F Black, Brigalow via Dalby, Queensland
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/26/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A55 Kyarra on 3 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 August 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death4 June 1968
Age at death78
Place of burialPinaroo Lawn Cemetery, Albany Creek Road, Aspley, Brisbane (Portion 4 Anzac No. 40), Queensland

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