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John Frederick POLSON

Regimental number9960
Place of birthKiama New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPrinter
AddressMoeraki, Milsop Street, West Kogarah, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, G W Polson, Moeraki, Milsop Street, West Kogarah, New South Wales
Previous military service38th Infantry
Enlistment date13 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 17 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 2 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death28 April 1981

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