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John Valentine DEMPSEY

Regimental number6233
Place of birthPort Augusta, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressPort Vincent, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinMother, Mrs I Dempsey , Port Vincent, South Australia
Enlistment date25 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/27/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A68 Anchises on 28 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll27th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 1 March 1917
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Spelt John Valantine Dempsey on NR
Place of burialMartinpuick British Cemetery (Row B, Grave No. 4), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
110
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Town. Port Vincent, South Australia
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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