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John James BRANCHER

Regimental number3278
Place of birthSilverton New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressMildura Street, Norseman, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Shaw, Norseman, Western Australia
Enlistment date5 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 17 October 1916
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6729 Pte George Thomas Reynold BRANCHER, 11th Bn, returned to Australia, 18 November 1918.
Date of death2 June 1937
Place of burialWooroloo Cemetery

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