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Joshua Paul FIELD

Regimental number1612
Place of birthForbes New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationShop-keeper
AddressForbes, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, Thomas John Field, Nymagee Street, Nyngan, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 October 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll10 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of disease 17 November 1916
Age at death from cemetery records23
Place of burialBologne Eastern Cemetery (Plot VIII, Row D, Grave No. 176), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
18
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Thomas John and Paulina Christina FIELD. Native of Forbes, New South Wales

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