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John Oliver SWIFT

Regimental number2356
Place of birthParkside South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address39 Victoria Street, Parkside, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinWife, Mrs Olive Mary Swift, 39 Victoria Street, Parkside, South Australia
Enlistment date7 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT Persia on 10 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 March 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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