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John Alfred BASTIN

Regimental number2339
Place of birthMelbourne, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFisherman
AddressBunyip PO, Bunyip, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Alfred Bastin, Bunyip PO, Bunyip, Victoria
Enlistment date7 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name8th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/13/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A66 Uganda on 2 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 14 March 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death29 April 1969

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