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John Willoughby Ferrier RHOADES

Regimental number6650
Place of birthFremantle Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStation overseer
AddressDouble Bay, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs E L Rhoades, Rowthorne, William Street, Double Bay, New South Wales
Enlistment date19 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 7 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 16 July 1918
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialAdelaide Cemetery (Plot III, Row P, Grave No. 19), Villers-Bretonneux, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
83
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Walter and Edith RHOADES, William Street, Double Bay, Sydney, New South Wales. Native of Fremantle, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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