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John Stanley PIKE

Regimental number4250
Place of birthOakbank South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClerk
AddressOakbank, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs E Pike, Oakbank, South Australia
Enlistment date23 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 11 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Ordnance Corps
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Awarded, and promulgated, 'London Gazette' No. 31089 (31 December 1918); 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61 (23 May 1919).
Recommendation date: 27 September 1918

FateReturned to Australia 12 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death13 August 1960

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