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John Arthur CHAMBERS

Regimental number1877
Place of birthPacific Islands
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
AddressEaglehawk, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, W J Chambers, Eaglehawk, Victoria
Enlistment date12 January 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 19 April 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll12th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 61 Sergeant Leslie Thomas George CHAMBERS, 12th Bn, killed in action, 3 November 1917.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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