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Henry JOHN

Regimental number418
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMachinist
AddressPenarth, Annesley Street, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinWife, Mrs Dorothy John, c/o Mrs Attwood, Short Street, North Parramatta, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 9, Reinforcement 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/14/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 25 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Machine Gun Company
FateKilled in Action 12 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records26
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XXXVII, Row E, Grave No. 6), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
178
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: A.E. and Margaret JOHN; husband of Mrs D. JOHN. Native of Balmain, New South Wales

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