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John Edwin WATSON

Regimental number19942
Place of birthBridgewater Tasmania
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationEngineer
AddressLiverpool Street, Hobart, Victoria
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinWife, Mrs E Watson, 151 Wellington Parade, Jolimont, Victoria
Previous military service41st Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date17 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 8, Battery 31
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/36/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A7 Medic on 20 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll8th Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 4 June 1919

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