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John Kenworthy ASHURST

Regimental number6421
Place of birthBridgewater, South Australia
ReligionChurch of Christ
OccupationDruggist's assistant
AddressBridgewater, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs N Ashurst, Bridgewater, South Australia
Enlistment date21 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameField Ambulance 4, Reinforcement 12
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/47/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board TRANSPORT HMS Malwa on 2 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 22 July 1917
Age at death from cemetery records21
Place of burialBus House Cemetery (Row F, Grave 18), Voormezeele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
16
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
SPELT ASHURST. Parents: Thomas and Nina ASHURST, Bridgewater, South Australia

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