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John Thomas BOYLE

Regimental number19239
Place of birthSydney, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
Addressc/o Mrs Davis, 'Millie Vale'; 50 Louisa Road, Longnose Point, Balmain, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28.3
Height5' 7"
Weight149 lbs
Next of kinFather, T Boyle, 1 Glebe Road, Glebe, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date27 January 1916
Place of enlistmentCasula, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 7, Brigade Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 11 May 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Photo: Peter Dennis
Discharge date21 September 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Commenced return to Australia on board HT 'Zealandia', 11 May 1919; discharged (medically unfit), Sydney, 21 September 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death10 March 1965
Age at death76
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis, Sydney, New South Wales
SourcesNAA: B2455, BOYLE John Thomas

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