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John Henry POWELL

Regimental number5900
Place of birthOakbank South Australia
Address7 Service Street, Albert Park, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Clara A Powell, 7 Service Street, Albert Park, Victoria
Enlistment date4 August 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateDied of disease 9 January 1917
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialEfford Cemetery (General Section, Row C, Grave No. 4210), Devonshire, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Mary POWELL; husband of Mrs C. QURBAN (formerly Powell), 64 Park Street, Hyde Park, South Australia. Native of South Australia

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