The AIF Project

John SIMS

Regimental number205
Place of birthYorkshire England
ReligionProtestant
OccupationFarm worker
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Mr Sims, 23 Doncaster Road, Walton, England
Enlistment date19 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/45/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Ambulance
FateKilled in Action 10 August 1916
Place of burialGordon Dump Cemetery (Plot I, Row A, Grave No. 35), Ovillers-La Boisselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
183

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