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John Sydney REES

Regimental number3238
Place of birthMoira New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressTrafalgar, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Rees, Trafalgar, Victoria
Enlistment date24 November 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll17 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name59th Battalion, 8th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/76/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 16 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll38th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 April 1918

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