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John Boothman SAWERS

Regimental number1594
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationAuditor
Address554 Bourke Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinFriend, David A McKenzie, Barkly Place, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date9 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollComissioned
Rank from Nominal RollMajor
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Pioneer Battalion
FateDemobilised 10 January 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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