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John Roy WAGHORNE

Regimental number335
Place of birthEmmaville, New South Wales
SchoolAnnandale Public School, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationStoreman
Address6 Percival Road, Petersham, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinMother, Mrs Elizabeth Waghorne,6 Percival Road, Petersham, Sydney, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Citizen Military Forces.
Enlistment date8 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name18th Battalion, A Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board Transport A40 Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll18th Battalion
Other details from Roll of Honour CircularSurname Wajhorn on ROH.
FateKilled in Action 3 May 1917
Place of death or woundingBullecourt, France
Age at death22
Family/military connectionsBrother C A Wajhorn reported missing in France later name appeared on German death list.

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