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John Etheridge RODGERS

Regimental number5900
Place of birthGeorgetown North
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationLabourer
AddressBowen, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Sarah Rodgers, Dalrymple Street, Bowen, Queensland
Enlistment date25 March 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name26th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/43/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A36 Boonah on 21 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll26th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 27 July 1918
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialVillers-Bretonneux Military Cemetery (Plot XX, Row A, Grave No. 6), Fouilloy, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
108
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: charles and Sarah RODGERS, Dalrymple Street, Bowen, Queensland
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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