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John Andrew GLOVER

Regimental number73
Place of birthKilmore, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMiner
AddressMeekatharra, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinFather, Thomas Glover, Boulder City, Western Australia
Enlistment date27 February 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name28th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/45/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia,
30 Officers and 982 Other Ranks embarked at Fremantle on HMAT A11 'Ascanius' on 29 June 1915; 12 others embarked at Fremantle on HMAT A36 'Thirty-Six' on 12 July 1916. From Embarkation Records it is not possible to distinguish the latter 12.
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll28th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 21 June 1919
Discharge date2 October 1919
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli, Western Front

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death24 August 1962
Place of burialKarrakatta Cemetery

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