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John David Matthew SARGEANT

Regimental number174
Place of birthMillicent South Australia
ReligionBaptist
OccupationLabourer
AddressBeachport, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Lilias Finlayson Sargeant, Beachport, South Australia
Enlistment date30 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name32nd Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/49/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 18 November 1915
The 32nd Bn (Headquarters, Signallers, A, B, C, and D Companies) embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on two ships, HMAT A2 'Geelong', on 18 November 1915, and HMAT A13 'Katuna', on 24 November 1915. The Embarkation Roll does not distinguish between these ships, and it is therefore not possible from the Embarkation Roll to ascertain on which ship an individual embarked.
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from
The 32nd Bn (Headquarters, Signallers, A, B, C, and D Companies) embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on two ships, HMAT A2 'Geelong', on 18 November 1915, and HMAT A13 'Katuna', on 24 November 1915. The Embarkation Roll does not distinguish between these ships, and it is therefore not possible from the Embarkation Roll to ascertain on which ship an individual embarked.
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Corporal
Unit from Nominal Rollhqrs ABD
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)
Miscellaneous details (Nominal Roll)*Given name John David
Date of death4 June 1942

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