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John WILSON

Regimental number8117
Place of birthWaikouaiti, New Zealand
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressFlag Swamp, Otago, New Zealand
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinFather, D Wilson, Flag Swamp, Otago, New Zealand
Enlistment date24 July 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Australian General Hospital, Special Reinforcements
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 13 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Australian Casualty Clearing Station, AAMC
FateKilled in Action 22 July 1917
Age at death from cemetery records35
Place of burialTrois-Arbres Cemetery (Plot I, Row V, Grave No. 9), Steenwerck, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
184
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: David and Mary Jane WILSON
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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