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Joseph Michael * SALMON

Regimental number7113
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Mr R Fowler, 537 King Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFriend, Mr R Fowler, 537 King Street, Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date5 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Battalion, 23rd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/29/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A34 Persic on 22 December 1916
FateKilled in Action 23 April 1918
Date of death23 April 1918
Age at death from cemetery records36
Place of burialMeteren Military Cemetery (Plot I, Row N, Grave No. 338), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
67
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Patrick and Elizabeth SALMON, 104 Tremont Street, Central Falls, Rhode Island, United States of America
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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