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John Henry COSTAR

Regimental number15099
Place of birthLondon England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationSilversmith
AddressFitzroy, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs A Costar, 102 Kerr Street, Fitzroy, Victoria
Enlistment date14 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentStaff Sergeant
Unit name14th Australian General Hospital
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/101/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 29 July 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 1 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 12 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 16 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A63 Karoola on 19 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 22 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board RMS Mooltan on 28 August 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Kashgar on 2 September 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Kashgar on 5 September 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A1 Kymettus on 12 September 1916
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A25 Anglo Egyptian on 19 September 1916
Regimental number from Nominal RollS/ Sergeant
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Army Medical Corp
FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919
Medals

Meritorious Service Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 61
Date: 23 May 1919

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