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John James SCARFFE

Regimental number2682
Place of birthMaryborough Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMerbein via Mildura, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, J Scarffe, Majorca via Maryborough, Victoria
Enlistment date25 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board SS Makarini on 15 September 1915
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Lieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll60th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 30 April 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death17 May 1969
Age at death74
Place of burialRed Cliffs Cemetery, Victoria

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