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John Henry MORROW

Regimental number41
Place of birthCavan, Ireland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationWatchman, loco department
AddressAlexander Street, Prospect, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation44
Height5' 10"
Weight170 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs J H Morrow, Alexander Street, Prospect, South Australia
Enlistment date31 October 1914
Place of enlistmentAdelaide, South Australia
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, Naval and Military Forces - Special Tropical Corps (Nov 1914)
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/112/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board SS Eastern on 28 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAN&MEF
Date of death12 August 1918
Age at death from cemetery records47
Place of burialDudley Park Cemetery (Methodist), Islington, South Australia
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John and Mary MOROW. Native of Bally-James Duff, Co Cavan, Ireland
Other details

War service: Rabaul

Medal: British War Medal

Died of pulmonary tuberculosis, Bedford Park Hospital, Adelaide, South Australia.
Miscellaneous detailsAddress incorrectly entered on Embarkation Roll as Alexander Street, Prospect, New South Wales.
Date of death12 August 1918

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