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John BURNS

Regimental number1875
Place of birthCoonamble New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressBowen Park, Trangie, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ivy Burns, Buddah, Narromine, New South Wales
Enlistment date11 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll12 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name54th Battalion, 3rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/71/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A37 Barambah on 23 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Military Medal


Recommendation date: 12 October 1917

FateReturned to Australia 11 December 1918

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