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John Francis CADE

Regimental number19051
Place of birthWollongong, New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationTelegraphist
Address60 Premier Street, Marickville, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation25
Height6' 0"
Weight150 lbs
Next of kinWife, Mrs I R Cade, Post Office Nymagee, Nymagee, New South Wales
Previous military serviceNil
Enlistment date8 October 1915
Rank on enlistmentGunner
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 7, Battery 28
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/35/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 11 May 1916
Rank from Nominal RollCorporal
Unit from Nominal Roll7th Field Artillery Brigade
FateKilled in Action 8 July 1917
Place of death or woundingBelgium
Age at death27
Age at death from cemetery records27
Place of burialKhandahar Farm Cemetery (Plot I, Row D, Grave 30), Neuve-Eglise, Belgium
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
15
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Frederick S. and Harriet CADE; Wife: Ivy R. CADE, Nymagee, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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