The AIF Project

John COMPTON

Regimental number2875
Place of birthWindsor New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarter
AddressBundaberg, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinAunt, Mrs Emma Tait, 17 Buckland Street, Alexandria, New South Wales
Enlistment date12 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll11 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name45th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/62/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Port Nicholson on 8 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll45th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 September 1917
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

Print format