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John Joseph BOOTH

Regimental number593
Place of birthIpswich Queensland
SchoolIpswich North State School, Queensland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationBlacksmith
AddressFlint Street, North Ipswich, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18
Next of kinFather, Samuel Owen Booth, Flint Street, North Ipswich, Queensland
Enlistment date25 May 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameMachine Gun Company 12, Reinforcement 10
AWM Embarkation Roll number24/17/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Osterley on 14 February 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Machine Gun Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1918
Place of death or woundingDied at sea
Age at death20.6
Place of burialNo known grave
Commemoration detailsHollybrook Memorial, Southampton, England
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
176

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