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John Edwin BORLASE

Regimental number4439
Place of birthBallarat, Victoria
ReligionMethodist
OccupationGrocer
AddressBridgport Street, Daylesford, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, G Borlase, Bridgport Street, Daylesford, Victoria
Enlistment date7 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Battalion, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/23/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 20 December 1918
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 July 1960
Place of burialDaylesford Cemetery, Victoria

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