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John Stephen CHANCE

Regimental number3457
Place of birthSouth Melbourne, Victoria
ReligionSalvation Army
OccupationSalvation Army
AddressWalhalla, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, E Chance, Walhalla, Victoria
Enlistment date9 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll52nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1218 Pte Robert Little CHANCE, 2nd Pioneer Bn, returned to Australia, 13 April 21919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

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

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