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John Robert PRESTON

Regimental number7103
Place of birthOakham England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer and stonemason
AddressWooroolin, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinWife, Mrs Emily Preston, Cemetery Road, Stamford, Lincolnshire, England
Enlistment date24 October 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Ormonde on 2 March 1918
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll49th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 September 1919

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