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John TURNER

Regimental number8484
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFitter
Address'Enolene', Morrison Road, Ryde, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinSister, Mrs L Hopkins, 13 Warren Street, Middlesborough, Yorks, England
Enlistment date1 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameArmy Service Corps 20, Headquarters
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/106/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A66 Uganda on 27 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer (Class II)
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Company, Australian Army Service Corps
FateReturned to Australia 19 June 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal

'For devotion to duty, constant good work as a N.C.O. at all times he has handled his horses and men with tact and ability, meeting unexpected difficulties with confidence and skill, he has been of the utmost value to his Company Commander.'
Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 67
Date: 3 June 1919

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