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John Taylor ANDERSON

Regimental number167
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMarine engineer
AddressCanterbury Road, Toorak, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, Captain John Anderson, 8 Canterbury Road, Toorak, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSapper
Unit name3rd Field Company Engineers, Headquarters, Section 1, Section 2 and Section 4
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/22/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A2 Geelong on 22 September 1914
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Company Engineers
FateDied of disease 17 December 1915
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialCemetery not listed death took place Limerick, Ireland
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
23
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Son of John ANDERSON, 9 Queen Street, Melbourne
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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