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John Groves COSKRY

Regimental number1693
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCivil servant
Addressc/o Mrs Casey, Anstry Street, Cottesloe, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Edward Coskry, 115 Disraeli Road, Putney, London SW, England
Enlistment date22 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Meritorious Service Medal


Recommendation date: 3 March 1918

FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 110
Date: 25 July 1918

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