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John Lincoln MINES

Regimental number3908
Date of birth13 January 1900
Place of birthCampbelltown, South Australia
SchoolCampbelltown Public School, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationGardener
AddressCampbelltown, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, J W Mines, Mines Road, Campbelltown, South Australia
Enlistment date22 September 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name48th Battalion, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/65/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A54 Runic on 22 March 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Motor Transport Section
FateReturned to Australia 1 August 1919
Discharge date11 October 1919
Other details

War service: embarked from Australia, 23 March 1918; disembarked London, 24 May 1918. Proceeded overseas to France, 29 January 1919; returned to England, 18 June 1919. Commenced return to Australia on board 'Argyllshire' from Liverpool, 2 August 1919; discharged, 11 October 1919.

Medal: British War Medal

Place of burialMurray Bridge Cemetery (RSL Section), South Australia

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