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Russell JOHNSON

Regimental number7872
Place of birthWalhallon Station, Quirindi, New South Wales
SchoolWalhallan Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressQuirindi, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinSister, Mrs S. Johnson, Walhallan Station, Quirindi, New South Wales
Enlistment date23 November 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll27 July 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name4th Battalion, 26th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 28 February 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularInjured at Capetown enroute for Rome.
FateReturned to Australia 6 May 1919
Place of death or woundingCapetown, South Africa
Date of death30 December 1917
Age at death28
Age at death from cemetery records28
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
40

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