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John Joseph SEXTON

Regimental number21966
Place of birthNewport Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressBlackshaw's Road, Newport, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, D Sexton, Blackshaw's Road, Newport, Victoria
Enlistment date19 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll14 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 23, Battery 107
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/133/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 31 October 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death17 July 1970

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