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John Francis Basil REARDON

Regimental number5639
Place of birthSeven Hills South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressSeven Hills, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Reardon, Seven Hills, South Australia
Enlistment date9 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name27th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/44/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 28 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 25 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 5638 Pte Daniel REARDON, 27th Bn, killed in action, 4 May 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death2 February 1959
Place of burialWest Terrace Cemetery

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