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John Francis FOSTER

Regimental number1687
Place of birthMosquito Island New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBootmaker
AddressHereford Street, Stockton, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinC H Foster, Hereford Street, Stockton, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 19 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 April 1919

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