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John Joseph HOWES

Regimental number3078
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressRailway Parade, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinSister, R Kirby, 9 Railway Parade, Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date7 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Battalion, 10th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/19/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A69 Warilda on 8 October 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll54th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Timothy and Margaret HOWES. Plaque in New South Wales Garden of Remembrance.
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

Date of death26 August 1935
Age at death53
Place of burialNorthern Suburbs Crematorium, New South Wales

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