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Wm John NELSON

Regimental number872
Place of birthFive Mile Town Ireland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinGuardian, Mrs Lipton, Rosemiland, County Tyrone, Ireland
Enlistment date11 February 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name22nd Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A38 Ulysses on 10 May 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateDied of wounds 29 July 1916
Place of burialWarloy-Baillon Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot VII, Row A, Grave No. 37), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
97

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