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Cecil John JONES

Regimental number555
Place of birthMonmouthshire, England
ReligionMethodist
OccupationEngine driver
Address45 Fern Street, Islington, Newcastle, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinWife, Mrs Phyllis Ella Jones, Texas Street, Mayfield Street, Newcastle, New South Wales
Enlistment date7 July 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll30 June 1916
Place of enlistmentSydney, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 8, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/13/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 July 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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