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Jack Ware WILKINSON

Regimental number4948
Place of birthPenshurst Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressGisborne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, E W Wilkinson, Gisborne, Victoria
Enlistment date2 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 14 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 3 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records30
Place of burialMillencourt Communal Cemetery Extension (Row B, Grave No. 41), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
142
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Caramut Cemetery, Victoria. Parents: Edward Ware (d. 29 November 1917, aged 77; bu. Caramut) and Selina Susan (d. 4 July 1894; bu. Caramut) WILKINSON. Native of Green Hill, Caramut, Victoria.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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