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John Charles ASBURY

Regimental number154
Place of birthBeechworth, Victoria
AddressSpring Creek, Beechworth, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, William Asbury, Spring Creek, Beechworth, Victoria
Enlistment date12 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularGiven name John Clarke on ROH photocopy.
FateDied of wounds 6 May 1916
Place of death or woundingFleurbaix, France (Battle of Fromelles)
Age at death27
Place of burialBailleul Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row D, Grave 39), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Other details

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

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