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John Clarence CHRISTIE

Regimental number3775
Place of birthRedfern New South Wales
SchoolAshfield Superior Public School
Other trainingNil
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationCarter
Address64 Holden Street, Ashfield, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinMother, R Christie, 64 Holden Street, Ashfield, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 20 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll53rd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 6 April 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux
Age at death20
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialAdelaide Cemetery (Plot III, Row L. Grave No. 21), Villers-Bretonneux, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
156
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Rose CHRISTIE, 54 Holden Street, Ashfield, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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