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Joseph HOLT

Regimental number15449
Place of birth125 Turton Road, Bradshaw North, Bolton, Lancashire, England
SchoolTechnical Higher Grade
Age on arrival in Australia21
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressMelbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinFather, Jesse Holt, 111 Turton Road, Bradshaw, near Bolton, Lancs., Eng.
Enlistment date15 February 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameSeptember 1916 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/42/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSapper
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Company Engineers
FateDied of wounds 19 April 1919
Place of death or woundingArras, France
Age at death29
Age at death from cemetery records29
Place of burialDuisans British Cemetery (Plot VII, Row C, Grave No. 29), Etrun, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
24
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Jesse and Alice HOLT, 111 Turton Road, Bradshaw, Bolton, Lancs

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