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John Edward CHAPLIN

OccupationGrazier
Addressc/o B.K. Cohen, 7 Moore Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs F.O. Chaplin, same address
Rank on enlistmentLieutenant
Unit name
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/14/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A3 Orvieto on 21 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Division Train
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1917
Family/military connectionsBrother-in-law: 6559 Pte Stanley William RAWSTHORNE, 20th Bn, killed in action, 3 October 1918
Other details

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

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