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Joseph HOLMES

Regimental number719
Place of birthPaisley Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarm labourer
Addressc/o Lake Bolac PO, Lake Bolac, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinSister, Miss Maggie Holmes, 2 Knox Street, Paisley, Scotland
Enlistment date14 March 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 15, Reinforcement 13
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/20/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll59th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 January 1919

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