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John FORBES

Regimental number8846
Place of birthHexham Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressHexham, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, W J Forbes, Hexham, Victoria
Enlistment date6 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll16 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name2nd Divisional Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/90/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A39 Port Macquarie on 16 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 10 December 1918

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