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John ELDER

Regimental number2820
Place of birthCollingwood, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationStoreman
Address933 Drummond Street, North Carlton, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinMother, Mrs Jane Elder, 933 Drummond Street, North Carlton, Victoria
Enlistment date28 October 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name37th Battalion, 6th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/54/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll37th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 13 April 1919

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