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John McCORMICK

Regimental number3019
Place of birthBoulder Western Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationMotor driver
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation18.8
Height5' 6.5"
Weight126 lbs
Next of kinFather, John Phillip McCormick, Perth
Enlistment date5 July 1916
Place of enlistmentPerth, Western Australia
Unit name48th Battalion, 7th Reinforcement
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 9 November 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll48th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 5 March 1919
Discharge date29 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Reported missing, 12 October 1917.

Subsequently reported Prisoner of War, Germany.

Repatriated from Germany, arrived Dover, England, 5 December 1918.

Commenced return to Australia on board HT ''Nevasa', 5 March 1919; disembarked Fremantle, 13 April 1919; discharged, Perth, 29 May 1919.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsName does not appear on Embarkation Roll
SourcesNAA: B2455, McCORMICK John
Red Cross File No 1900209L

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