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Joseph ASHTON

Regimental number1667
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationPainter
AddressSnowdon Street, Geraldton, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation45
Next of kinWife, Mrs Francis Maud Louise Ashton, Snowdon Street, Geraldton, Western Australia
Enlistment date16 June 1915
Place of enlistmentBlackboy Hill, Western Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A64 Demosthenes on 23 July 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919

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