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John WILSON

Regimental number4516
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressBoulder, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinSister, Mrs Mary Jane Piper, Moran Street, Boulder, Western Australia
Enlistment date24 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit nameNo 6 Tunnelling Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number16/12/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 1 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Tunnelling Company
FateReturned to Australia 23 September 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death25 August 1923
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery

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