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Joseph Wilson TYSON

Regimental number9086
Place of birthYea, Victoria
SchoolAberdeen Public School and Technical College, Mebourne, Victoria
AddressNiagaroon, Webb Street, Croydon, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, C Tyson, Niagaroon, Webb Street, Croydon, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date12 July 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll15 July 1915
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit name2nd Divisional Ammunition Column
AWM Embarkation Roll number25/90/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A39 Port Macquarie on 16 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollBombardier
Unit from Nominal Roll6th Field Artillery Brigade
FateDied of disease 2 March 1918
Age at death22.11
Age at death from cemetery records22
Place of burialEtaples Military Cemetery (Plot XXXI, Row G, Grave No. 22), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Charles and Catherine TYSON, Webb Street, Croydon, New South Wales. Native of Yea, Victoria
Family/military connectionsBrother: Lance Corporal R.G. Tyson, No. 2830, 1st Machine Gun Squadron, Palestine Campaign.

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