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John William SWANSON

Regimental number27119
Place of birthBrussels Belgium
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMechanic
Address118 Francis Street, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Swanson, 118 Francis Street, Leichhardt, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date29 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 21, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/131/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A60 Aeneas on 30 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 4 December 1918
Date of death21 August 1957
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium

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