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John Albert DIX

Regimental number7231
Place of birthLongford, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBookkeeper
AddressSale, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs S H Dix, Brixham Neerim Road, East Caulfield, Victoria
Enlistment date21 October 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, 24th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A70 Ballarat on 19 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 8 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialCerisy-Gailly Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave no. 17), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
72
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Henry and Sarah DIX, husband of Stella H. DIX of "Reynell", St. Hubert's Road, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia. Born at Longford, Victoria
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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