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John William ELLIS

Regimental number5334
Place of birthRupanyup, Victoria
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressNyarrin, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinSister, Mrs Isabelle Baker, Nyarrin, Victoria
Enlistment date21 March 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name24th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/41/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A28 Miltiades on 1 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 15 February 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death12 June 1972
Age at death93
Place of burialWangaratta Cemetery, Victoria

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