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John Percival CASKEY

Regimental number4747
Place of birthGawler, South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFitter
AddressFord Street, Gawler South, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs S Bennett, Ford Street, Gawler South, South Australia
Enlistment date25 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 9 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 22 September 1916
Place of burialLijssenthoek Military Cemetery (Plot X, Row B, Grave No. 19A), Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
58
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Commemorated in Gawler Cemetery, South Australia. Father: James CASKEY (d. 20 January 1910, aged 47; bu. Gawler Cemetery)
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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