The AIF Project

John Bennett DWYER

Regimental number5328
Place of birthOrange New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMotor engineer
Address21 Lords Place, Orange, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Ellen Dwyer, 21 Lords Place, Orange, New South Wales
Enlistment date21 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A18 Wiltshire on 22 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 31 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1 October 1944
Age at death49
Place of burialOrange Cemetery, New South Wales

Print format