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John TOBIN

Regimental number1677
Place of birthMandalong New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBoundary rider
AddressGlenanbrook, Singleton, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinMother, Mrs J Tobin, Allworth via Bowral, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name34th Battalion, 1st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/51/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 2 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 12 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records38
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot XX, Row J, Grave No. 14), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
124
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Bridget TOBIN, Allworth, Stroud, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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