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John ANDERSON

Regimental number3948
Place of birthTownsville Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressInnisfail, Queensland
Marital statusSA
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, Mrs Anastasia Egan, Innisfail, Queensland
Enlistment date2 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 31 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 23 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death28 August 1971
Place of burialSpringvale Cemetery

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