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John Michael POWELL

Regimental number3637
Place of birthNorth Sydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressMittagong, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinFriend, Mrs T Grono, Main Street, Mittagong, New South Wales
Enlistment date5 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 20 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Battalion
FateKilled in Action 6 November 1916
Place of burialA.I.F. Burial Ground (Plot IV, Row G, Grave No. 21), Grass Lane, Flers, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
34
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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