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John Francis DOYLE

Regimental number329
Place of birthBeaufort, Victoria
SchoolWoodend Catholic School, Victoria
OccupationLabourer
AddressBoree Creek via Lockart, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinMother, Mrs Doyle, Foster Street, South Geelong, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date24 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 1, Battery 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/29/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A8 Argyllshire on 18 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of wounds 29 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records28
Place of burialEbbinghem Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row D, Grave No. 22), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
11
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James William and Jouisa Cecilia DOYLE. Native of Beaufort, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: 5681 Pte James William DOYLE, 6th Bn, died of wounds, 9 September 1918; Uncle: 398 Sergeant William Phillip BENDING MM, 1st Field Artillery Brigade, returned to Australia, 8 October 1918.
Other details

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

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