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John William ROSE

Regimental number30100
Place of birthIpswich, Queensland
ReligionCongregational
OccupationFarmer
AddressWinwill, Grantham, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Height5' 7.5"
Weight157 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs S L Rose, Winwill, Grantham, Queensland
Previous military serviceYes. Two Years Queensland Mounted Infantry Left District.
Enlistment date15 April 1916
Place of enlistmentBrisbane, Queensland
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Reinforcement 22
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A84 Benalla on 9 November 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas Robert and Christina ROSE
Other details

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Khyber', 31 March 1919; disembarked Brisbane 18 May 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Brisbane, 28 June 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death8 September 1922
Age at death44
Place of burialOrmiston Cemetery, Queensland
SourcesNAA: B2455, ROSE John William

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