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Joseph John WEBB

Regimental number1787
Place of birthGolden Point, Ballarat, Victoria
SchoolGolden Point State School, Ballarat, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressHumphrey Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinSamuel Webb, Humphrey Street, Ballarat, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date29 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name21st Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/38/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 16 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 23 September 1915
Place of death or woundingGallipoli, Turkey
Age at death18.9
Place of burialLone Pine Cemetery (Plot I, Row D, Grave 11), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
103
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Simon and Emma C WEBB.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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