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John NELSON

Regimental number1079
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationStockman
Addressc/o M Hoban, Townsville, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinStep-Brother, Patrick Dobins, c/o M Hoban, Townsville, Queensland
Enlistment date16 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 7th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A9 Shropshire on 20 August 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 21 January 1917

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