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John Thomas SWIFT

Regimental number5877
Place of birthSouthport England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFireman
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation35
Next of kinBrother, William Swift, 29 Mary Street, East Hownditch near Bolton Lancashire, England
Enlistment date12 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll28 April 1916
Unit name18th Battalion, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 7 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 16 March 1919
Date of death27 April 1962
Place of burialRookwood Crematorium

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