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John O'Connor ARKINS

Regimental number11900
Place of birthBarringun New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressCorowa, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Daniel Mathew Arkins, Public School, Corowa, New South Wales
Enlistment date2 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameField Ambulance 9, Section A
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/52/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 8 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 3007 Pte William Arnold ARKINS, 33rd Bn, died of wounds, 5 April 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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