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John William COCKAYNE

Regimental number17548
Place of birthCannock England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHospital attendant
AddressParramatta, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs F M Cockayne, Pennant Hills Road, Parramatta, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 June 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll29 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameApril 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/99/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 14 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll34th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 9 December 1918
Date of death16 July 1972
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis

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