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Regimental number3006
Place of birthGore Hill, New South Wales
True NameHANSEN, John
ReligionRoman Catholic
AddressThe Flats, Folly Point Road, North Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18.2
Height5' 3.25"
Weight107 lbs
Next of kinMother, Mrs D J Andrews, Folly Point Road, North Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date6 September 1915
Place of enlistmentHolsworthy, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 20 December 1915
Regimental number from Nominal Roll3006B
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll60th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 19 July 1916
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsV.C. Corner (Panel No 20), Australian Cemetery, Fromelles, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

War service: Egypt, Western Front

Note, Red Cross File No 1260704: 'No trace Germany. Cert. by Capt. Mills. 10.10.19.'
Miscellaneous detailsSee 3006 John HANSEN.
SourcesNAA: B2455, ANDREWS Jack
Red Cross File No 1260704

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