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John Richard RIMES

Regimental number2671
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMetropolitan Board of Works
Address78 Hunter Street, Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Rimes, 78 Hunter Street, Richmond, Victoria
Enlistment date29 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Makarini on 15 September 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll6888
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 December 1918
Date of death31 May 1969
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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