John Charles McLACHLAN

Regimental number6285
Place of birthKangaroo Valley Estate, Kangaroo Valley, New South Wales
SchoolJerrunga Public School
OccupationCoal miner
AddressCater Street, Coledale, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation36
Next of kinMother, Mrs E McLachlan, Cater Street, Coledale, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 9 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateDied of wounds 8 August 1918
Age at death40
Place of burialDaours Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot III, Row E, Grave No. I), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Elizabeth MCLACHLAN. Native of Kangaroo Valley, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal