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John Douglas BOYDELL

Regimental number31687
Place of birthSydney New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStudent
Address46 Paisley Street, South Yarra, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, C B Boydell, 46 Paisley Street, South Yarra, Victoria
Previous military service22nd Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date21 August 1916
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameHowitzer Brigade 25, Reinforcement 9
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/135/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board RMS Orontes on 23 December 1916
Rank from Nominal RollLieutenant
Unit from Nominal Roll36th Heavy Artillery Brigade
FateEffective abroad (still overseas)

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