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John WILSON

Regimental number5109
Place of birthCorron North, Co. Cork, Ireland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressNeerim, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinFather, John Wilson, Neerim, Victoria
Enlistment date17 February 1916
Place of enlistmentWarragul, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 25 May 1917
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialBrookwood Military Cemetery (Plot XI, Row E, Grave No. 6), Surrey, England, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
98
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Charles and Ellen WILSON
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
SourcesNAA: B2455, WILSON John

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