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Joseph TOWNSEND

Regimental number4859
Place of birthMittagong New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationButcher
AddressMittagong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFriend, Mrs V Blaker, Main Street, Mittagong, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 24 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll30th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 March 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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