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John McQUARRIE

Regimental number5858
Place of birthBourke New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationAccountant
AddressMitchell Street, Bourke, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFather, John McQuarrie, Mitchell Street, Bourke, New South Wales
Enlistment date28 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name17th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/34/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll17th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 15 April 1917
Age at death from cemetery records24
Place of burialQueant Road Cemetery (Plot III, Row H, Grave No. 9), Buissy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
83
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and R. MCQUARRIE, Bourke, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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