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John Alexander BEHRENS

Regimental number2080
Place of birthCosterfield, Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressPicola East, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs Ella Behrens, Picola East, Victoria
Enlistment date1 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 3
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 6 June 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Kent Fedorowich
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Age at death87
Place of burialCohuna Cemetery, Victoria

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