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John CUMMING

Regimental number5805
Place of birthDaylesford, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressSprings Road, Daylesford, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinMother, Mrs C. Cumming, Springs Road, Daylesford, Victoria
Enlistment date24 April 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 April 1916
Place of enlistmentMelbourne, Victoria
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 18th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A33 Ayrshire on 3 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 6763 Driver Hugh CUMMING, 13th Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 15 May 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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