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John Leonard ELSEGOOD

Regimental number16439
Place of birthWallaroo, South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationButcher and cook
AddressClaremont, Western Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs A P Elsegood, Glenrowan Farm, Wyalcatchem, via Dowerin, Western Australia
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 6, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/34/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 4 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 12 March 1918
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 February 1946
Place of burialDunsborough Cemetery

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