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John Johnstone SHANNON

Regimental number1519
Place of birthPaisley Scotland
ReligionMethodist
OccupationMiner
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinMother, Mrs T Shannon, Coombe Street, Collie, Western Australia
Enlistment date15 November 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name16th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/33/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A46 Clan Mcgillivray on 2 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll16th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 29 July 1915
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Date of death9 September 1956

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