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John Newlands WEST

Regimental number41
Place of birthEdinburgh Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationFarmer
AddressBalingup, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation23
Next of kinMother, Mrs R West, 15 Grindley Street, Edinburgh, Scotland
Enlistment date14 October 1914
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll5 October 1914
Rank on enlistmentLance Corporal
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, Machine Gun Section
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board TRANSPORT A47 Mashobra on 17 February 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll10th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 21 November 1916
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Plaque in Western Australia Garden of Remembrance
Date of death5 September 1977

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