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John Joseph ROURKE

Regimental number1503
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressOroya Street, Boulder, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, James Rourke, Oroya Street, Boulder, Western Australia
Enlistment date5 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name28th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 5 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollS/MAJ
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion


FateReturned to Australia 9 February 1919

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