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John Henry SWITZER

Regimental number17506
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPublic servant
AddressBrisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs Annie Josephine Switzer, Shaftston Avenue, Kangaroo Point, Queensland
Enlistment date8 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit nameCavalry Divisional Signal Squadron 1
AWM Embarkation Roll number22/33/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Australian Wireless Signal Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 4 July 1919
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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