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John Albert Clarence GODWARD

Regimental number2214
Place of birthLoddon Vale, Victoria
SchoolHawkinston State School, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationFarmer
AddressLoddon Vale, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, John Godward, Loddon Vale, Victoria
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date26 September 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/18/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Omrah on 17 January 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll24th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 2 August 1918
Place of death or woundingVillers-Bretonneux, France
Date of death2 August 1918
Age at death26
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialCrouy British Cemetery (Plot IV, Row D, Grave No. 6.), Crouy-Sur-Somme, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
101
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Fanny GODWARD, Lodden Vale, Victoria

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