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John Wiseman PIERCE

Regimental number261
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressSebastian, Victoria
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinFather, J W Pierce, Sebastian, Victoria
Enlistment date11 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Infantry Brigade Headquarters
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death18 April 1974

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