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John SALMOND

Regimental number5697
Place of birthRichmond River New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address235 Highett Street, Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Letitia Louisa Salmond, 235 Highett Street, Richmond, Victoria
Enlistment date18 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 25 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll21st Battalion
FateDied of wounds 26 March 1918
Place of burialGodewaersvelde British Cemetery (Plot I, Row M, Grave No. 16), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
95
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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