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John WORDSWORTH

Regimental number2063
Place of birthPerth, Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationSpiker
AddressSylvester Street, Coolgardie, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Eleanor Wordsworth, Sylvester Street, Coolgardie, Western Australia
Enlistment date15 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 5th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 26 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateDied of disease 31 August 1915
Place of burialEast Mudros Military Cemetery (Plot II, Row K, Grave No. 185), Lemnos, Greece
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
81
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: the late William WORDSWORTH and Eleanor LOVE (formerly WORDSWORTH)
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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