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John CUMMING

Regimental number2232
Place of birthKatunga, Victoria
SchoolKatunga, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationGrain-buyer
AddressKatunga, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinFather, John Cumming Katunga, Victoria
Enlistment date15 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 4th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A20 Hororata on 27 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 2 September 1918
Place of death or woundingMont St Quentin, France
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialPeronne Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row M, Grave No. 15), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
101
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary CUMMING, 104 Head Street, Elsternwick, Victoria

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