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John Landley MELLINGS

Regimental number1738
Place of birthShrewsbury England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationElectric mechanic
Address200 York Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation29
Next of kinWife, Mrs S E Mellings, 200 York Street, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date15 May 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/36/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A61 Kanowna on 19 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollLance Corporal
Unit from Nominal Roll19th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 10 October 1917
Age at death from cemetery records33
Place of burialTyne Cot Cemetery (Plot XIII, Row A, Grave No. 14), Passchendaele, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
89
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Richard and Jane MELLINGS; husband of Stella MELLINGS, 200 York Street, Church Hill, Sydney. Native of Shropshire, England

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