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John Henry ROACH

Regimental number2781
Place of birthBourke New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationPlumber
AddressWilson Street, Albury, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, E R Roach, Wilson Street, Albury, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateDied as a result of accident 20 March 1916
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialSailly-Sur-La-Lys Canadian Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 31), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
38
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Edward and Emily ROACH, Wilson Street, Albury, New South Wales

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