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John Russell HAMP

Regimental number2814
Place of birthEmu Flat South Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressWatervale, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Emily Hamp, Watervale, South Australia
Enlistment date16 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Malwa on 27 July 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 10 April 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2813 Pte Arthur Clarence HAMP, 9th Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 28 January 1919.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death21 May 1966
Age at death79
Place of burialWatervale Cemetery, South Australia

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