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Joseph Charles Josiah FARNELL

Regimental number4732
Place of birthCray England
ReligionCongregational
OccupationDairyman
AddressArmadale, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Farnell, Armadale GPO, Armadale, Western Australia
Enlistment date16 February 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll2 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 17 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 1 June 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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