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John Thomas BOULTER

Regimental number2929
Date of birth5 December 1889
Place of birthTwo Wells, South Australia
SchoolProspect Private School, Adelaide, South Australia
ReligionChurch of Christ
OccupationLabourer
Address82 Carrington Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation27
Next of kinWife, Mrs Esther Rebecca Boulter, 82 Carrington Street, Adelaide, South Australia
Enlistment date7 June 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 21st Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board RMS Mooltan on 24 August 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Machine Gun Squadron
FateReturned to Australia 2 December 1918
Other details

War service: Egypt

Wounded in action, Elb Berg, 1 December 1917; admitted to 14th Australian General Hospital; returned to duty, 6 March 1918.

Discharged medically unfit.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death16 April 1953
Age at death64
Place of burialAIF Cemetery (Row 11, Grave 45), West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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