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John Hooks SHEARER

Regimental number3262
Place of birthGourock Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationMotor mechanic
AddressSouth Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation41
Next of kinWife, Mrs V M Shearer, Francis Street off Ipswich Road, South Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date13 December 1917
Rank on enlistment2nd Air Mechanic
Unit nameAustralian Flying Corps, February 1918 Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number8/15/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board RMS Osterley on 8 May 1918
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
FateReturned to Australia 6 May 1919

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