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John WATT

Regimental number73
Place of birthBirkenhead, England
Age on arrival in Australia31
ReligionBaptist
OccupationMiner
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation32
Next of kinNurse Watt, Box 434, Germiston, Transvaal, South Africa
Previous military serviceServed for 12 years in British Army.
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentSergeant
Unit name4th Battalion, B Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/21/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 20 October 1914
Rank from Nominal RollCompany Quartermaster Sergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 18 April 1917
Place of death or woundingLe Burque (Retreat to Hind. Line)
Age at death34
Place of burialLebucquiere Communal Cemetery Extension (Plot II, Row H, Grave 19), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
42

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