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John SAWYER

Regimental number3186
Place of birthDubbo New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressC/o McLean's Hotel, Dubbo, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Julia Sawyer, Tomingley, New South Wales
Enlistment date3 January 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Light Horse Regiment, 25th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/6/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A42 Boorara on 10 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal RollAnzac Mounted Division Train
FateReturned to Australia 20 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Date of death11 July 1985

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