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John Ellison PORTER

Regimental number12751
Place of birthAdelaide South Australia
ReligionMethodist
OccupationStudent
AddressHall Street, Semaphore, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinMother, Mrs Florence Porter, Hall Street, Semaphore, South Australia
Previous military service70th Infantry
Enlistment date13 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name11th Field Ambulance
AWM Embarkation Roll number26/54/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 31 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll11th Field Ambulance
FateReturned to Australia 25 February 1919
Medals

Military Medal


Source: 'Commonwealth Gazette' No. 219
Date: 20 December 1917

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