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John FOLSTER

Regimental number5098
Place of birthOrange New South Wales
ReligionCongregational
OccupationCall boy, railway
AddressForest Road, Orange, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, J Folster, Forest Road, Orange, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 December 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name1st Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/18/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT SS Makarini on 1 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 19 February 1919

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