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John RUSHTON

Regimental number28680
Place of birthBlackburn England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressDenmark, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Rushton, Denmark, Western Australia
Enlistment date6 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 24, Reinforcement 7
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/134/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 18 January 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death24 April 1965

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