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John WINCH

Regimental number2321
Place of birthIpswich, Queensland
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationBaker
Addressc/o F sutton, Sherwood, Brisbane, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Next of kinFather, James Winch, Gratton Street, Ipswich, Brisbane, Queensland
Enlistment date8 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 16th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A47 Mashobra on 5 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll1st Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 16 June 1919
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: James and Mary WINCH. Plaque in Queensland Garden of Remembrance.
Other detailsMedals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Date of death13 November 1942
Age at death49
Place of burialMount Thompson Crematorium, Queensland

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