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John William PUGH

Regimental number5891
Place of birthMacleay River New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressWilliamstown, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, James Pugh, 199 Melbourne Road, Williamstown, Victoria
Enlistment date21 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 2 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 11 September 1918
Place of burialBoisguillaume Communal Cemetery Extension (Row G, Grave No. 2B), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
131
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Annie PUGH. Native of Macleay River, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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