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John Benedict WARING

Regimental number15626
Place of birthNewtown New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLinotype mechanic
Address19 Trafalgar Street, Stanmore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, J Waring, 19 Trafalgar Street, Stanmore, New South Wales
Enlistment date30 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 11, Reinforcement 2
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/38/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A40 Ceramic on 14 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollGunner
Unit from Nominal Roll5th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 4 May 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 15625 Gunner Frederick Bernard WARING, 10th Field Artillery Brigade, effective abroad.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death28 October 1958
Place of burialRookwood Necropolis

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