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John Frederick JOHNSON

Regimental number225
Place of birthHobart, Tasmania
SchoolRichmond State School, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
Address3 Kingston Place, West Richmond, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation37
Next of kinWife
Previous military servicePermanent Artillery
Enlistment date9 September 1914
Rank on enlistmentCorporal
Unit name14th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 May 1915
Place of death or woundingShrapnel Gully, Gallipoli, Turkey
Date of death29 May 1915
Age at death38
Place of burialShrapnel Valley Cemetery (Plot III, Row F, Grave No. 25), Gallipoli, Turkey
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
73
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

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

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