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John Herbert SHORT

Regimental number4890
Place of birthGresford New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFarmer
AddressBingle Burrow, Gresford, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, R M Short, Bingle Burrow, Gresford, New South Wales
Enlistment date17 June 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 15th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A15 Star Of England on 8 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 12 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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