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Joseph Herbert ANDERSON

Regimental number3705
Place of birthKaniva, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressKoomberkine via Dowerin, WA
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs M S Anderson, Koomberkine, via Dowerin, Western Australia
Enlistment date16 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name11th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/28/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board RMS Mongolia on 22 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 21 July 1916
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialWarloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot V, Row C, Grave No. 10), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
61
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Robert and Margaret ANDERSON, Dowerin, Western Australia
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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