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John Joseph PEOPLES

Regimental number6872A
Place of birthDimboola Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressPort Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinFather, B Peoples, Dimboola, Victoria
Enlistment date26 July 1917
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name22nd Battalion, 20th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/39/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 21 November 1917
Regimental number from Nominal Roll6872
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll22nd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 October 1918
Family/military connectionsBrother: 7537 Pte James Archibald PEOPLES, 5th Bn, returned to Australia, 25 April 1918.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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