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John Henry BURNS

Regimental number2267
Place of birthBathurst New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationBoilermaker's assistant
AddressSt Peters, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation33
Next of kinWife, Mrs Annie Amelia Burns, 41 Frederick Street, St Peters, New South Wales
Enlistment date27 October 1917
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll26 October 1917
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit nameOctober 1917 Reinforcements
AWM Embarkation Roll number15/9/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A15 Port Sydney on 9 November 1917
Rank from Nominal RollTrooper
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Broad Gauge Railway Operating Company
FateReturned to Australia 15 May 1919
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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