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John Stead DUFFY

Regimental number740
Date of birth18 August 1887
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationSchool teacher
AddressOuttrim, South Gippsland, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, James Gavan Duffy, Shire Inspector Outtrim, South Gippsland, Victoria
Enlistment date18 August 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll"18/8/15=4"
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name8th Battalion, G Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/25/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A24 Benalla on 19 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCaptain
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Battalion

2nd Lieutenant

Unit: INF8
Promotion date: 4 August 1915


Unit: INF57
Promotion date: 16 August 1916

FateReturned to Australia 10 October 1918

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