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John PRESTON

Regimental number6407
Place of birthRockhampton Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
Address366 Quay Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Emily Preston, 366 Quay Street, Rockhampton, Queensland
Enlistment date8 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 December 1916
Place of burialTerlincthun British Cemetery (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 35), Wimille, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
108
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Thomas and Emily PRESTON. Native of Queensland

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