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John James SHEWCROFT

Regimental number12317
Place of birthTownsville Queensland
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMiner
Address'Loretto', River Road, North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation39
Next of kinMother, Mrs M Shewcroft, 'Loretto', River Road, North Quay, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date27 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 2, Reinforcement 14
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/30/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A32 Themistocles on 28 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Ammunition Column
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919

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