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John WILSON

Regimental number1628
Place of birthBrunswick, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinAunt, Mrs N Kennedy, 35 Edward Street, East Brunswick, Victoria
Enlistment date11 December 1914
Place of enlistmentGeelong, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name7th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/24/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 19 February 1915
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)Name does not appear on Nominal Roll
Date of death20 May 1915
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialShell Green Cemetery (Plot I, Row C, Grave No. 10), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
57
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
TRUE NAME PARKER. Parents: George and Bridget PARKER, 86 Round Tree Street, Balmain, New South Wales. Native of Peak Hill, New South Wales
Miscellaneous detailsTrue name: John Aitken REABURN

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