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John Stuart James CANAVAN

Regimental number6788
Place of birthCollingwood, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBurnley, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs Amelia Canavan, 71 Canterbury Street, Burnley, Victoria
Enlistment date26 February 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1919
Date of death16 June 1962
Place of burialBurwood Cemetery

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