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John Thomas WEEDON

Regimental number925
Place of birthNarridon, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationLabourer
AddressLochiel, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Height5'6.75"
Weight140 lbs
Next of kinFather, Thomas Weedon, same address
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date28 February 1916
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name43rd Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/60/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A19 Afric on 9 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll43rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919
Discharge date23 September 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 926 Private Thomas WEEDON, 43rd Battalion, returned to Australia, 12 June 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Thermistocles', 12 June 1919; disembarked Adelaide, 3 August 1919; discharged (termination of period of enlistment), Adelaide, 23 September 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Death not attributed to war service.
Date of death7 July 1939
Age at death49
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (6 45 W), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia
SourcesNAA: B2455, WEEDON John Thomas

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