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John Penfound CONGDON

Regimental number350
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationAuditor
AddressMilitary Barracks, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs M E Congdon, 79 Miller Street, North Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceRoyal Australian Garrison Artillery
Enlistment date5 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameSiege Artillery Brigade
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/49/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 17 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Heavy Artillery Group
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2136 Pte William Dynhan CONGDON, 13th Bn, returned to Australia, 9 February 1916.

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