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John David WILSON

Regimental number1798
Place of birthBendigo Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationFarmer
AddressEast Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Wilson, 36 Albert Street, East Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date29 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name46th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/63/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 4 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll46th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 August 1917
Place of burialDerry House Cemetery No. 2 (Plot II, Row B, Grave No. 8), Wyteschaete, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
142
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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