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John Lindsay Woolford BESSELL

Regimental number67587
Place of birthAdelaide, South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationClerk
AddressAddison Road, Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, J J Bessell, Addison Road, Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military service5th Battalion 53rd Infantry
Enlistment date15 August 1918
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameNew South Wales Reinforcement 26
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/111/6
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 2 November 1918
FateShip recalled owing to cessation of hostilities
Other detailsMedal: British War Medal

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