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Joseph DIXON

Regimental number1672
Place of birthGin Gin Queensland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationLabourer
AddressGin Gin via Bundaberg, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Joseph Dixon, Wallaville, Gin Gin via Bundaberg, Queensland
Enlistment date25 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 17 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 24 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1671 Pte Stephen DIXON, 26th Bn, died of wounds, 7 August 1916.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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