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John Vallack SINGLE

Regimental number34824
Place of birthWallar New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBank clerk
AddressCommercial Banking Co, Head Office, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation26
Next of kinWife, Mrs Carrie D Single, Twickenham, Bowral, New South Wales
Enlistment date7 December 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade, April 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/128/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A29 Suevic on 21 June 1917
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularAccording to Brother's RoHC, first name began with letter 'C', was rank Lieutenant Colonel and received D.S.O.
FateReturned to Australia 1 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrothers: Raymond Vallack Single, 56th Battalion, who was killed in action at Polygon Wood, Ypres, Belgium on 26 September 1917 and No.19359 Corporal Roy Vallack Single M.M., 13th Artillery Brigade. Also Cousins: Captain R. Thompson, killed in action at Polygon Wood on 26/27 September 1917, Sergeant J. Digby who was killed in action at Gallipoli and Private M. Digby who was killed in action in France. Also Uncle: Sergeant Fraser, killed in action in France.

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