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John James ROCKS

Regimental number3019
Place of birthWaverley New South Wales
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, Wm. Rocks, 65 Flood Street, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date14 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name31st Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/48/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll31st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 April 1950
Age at death60
Place of burialRookwood Cemetery, New South Wales

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