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John BRILLIANT

Regimental number1989
Place of birthWarracknabeal, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationButcher
AddressWarracknabeal, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation40
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Brilliant, Beulah, Victoria
Enlistment date3 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name39th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/56/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll39th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 January 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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