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John William SIMMONS

Regimental number5454
Place of birthIpswich Queensland
ReligionCongregational
OccupationMoulder
AddressNorth Ipswich, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs Martha Simmons, North Ipswich, Queensland
Enlistment date17 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A50 Itonus on 8 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 14 January 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 5412 Pte Arthur SIMMONS, 26th Bn, killed in action, 4 October 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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