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John Leonard JACOBS

Regimental number2281
Place of birthLillimur Victoria
ReligionChurch of Christ
OccupationButcher
AddressAldgate, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs. Margaret Jacobs, John's Road, Prospect, South Australia
Enlistment date4 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A41 Bakara on 28 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 17 July 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in South Australian Garden of Remembrance
Date of death3 May 1961

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