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John Harold WILSON

OccupationEngineer
Address125 Wills Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs Eva Elsie Wilson, 125 Wills Street, Bendigo, Victoria
Enlistment date23 July 1915
Rank on enlistment2nd Lieutenant
Unit name37th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 21 July 1917
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialKandahar Farm Cemetery (Plot II, Row C, Grave No. 15), Neuve-Eglise, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
129
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Henry Colborne and Mary Jane WILSON
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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