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John Irwin BALLS

Regimental number2339
Place of birthBrisbane Queensland
Other NamesJohn Irvin
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationEngineer
AddressAlbert Hotel, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Balls, Albert Hotel, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date20 May 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll20 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name15th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/32/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 20 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Electrical & Mechanical Mining Company
FateDischarged 15 August 1918

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