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Joseph Alexander SIMPSON

Regimental number6892
Place of birthKorumburra Victoria
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationCarpenter
AddressWalpeup, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Tobias Percival Simpson, Walpeup, Victoria
Enlistment date14 November 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name23rd Battalion, 19th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/40/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A11 Ascanius on 11 May 1917
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll23rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 4 January 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death20 March 1980
Age at death84
Place of burialRed Cliffs Cemetery, Victoria

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