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Joseph BOXHORN

Regimental number2294
Place of birthPerth, Western Australia
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationClerk
AddressNortham, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs Trixie Boxhorn, Northam, Western Australia
Previous military service88th Infantry
Enlistment date4 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name44th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/61/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A39 Port Macquarie on 13 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Employment Company
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsFather: 2293 Lance Corporal Louis BOXHORN, 44th Bn, returned to Australia, 20 December 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death5 April 1960

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