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John Robert STARR

Regimental number1311
Place of birthHarden New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLaw clerk
AddressComley Bank, Healesville, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinMrs M Starr, Comley Bank, Healesville, Victoria
Enlistment date22 November 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll22 December 1914
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name14th Battalion, G Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board Transport A38 Ulysses on 22 December 1914
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll14th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 11 March 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Victorian Garden of Remembrance
Family/military connectionsBrothers: 3464 Pte Michael Francis STARR, 6th Bn, killed in action, 4 October 1917; 3465 Pte Patrick James STARR, 6th Bn, killed in action, 4 October 1917 (same day as Michael Starr); 6891 Corporal Phillip Henry STARR, 22nd Bn, returned to Australia, 25 January 1919.
Other details

War service: Egypt, Gallipoli

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death1 June 1936
SourcesNAA: B2455, STARR John Robert

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