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John CANNER

Regimental number1850
Place of birthLondon, England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationReporter
AddressGPO, Perth, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinFather, John Masthias Canner, 1O Priory Road, West Hampstead, London, England
Enlistment date2 November 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll1 November 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name10th Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/15/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board HMAT A30 Borda on 17 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll4th Division Trench Mortar Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 15 November 1919
Discharge date20 February 1920
Other details

War service: Western Front

Wounded in action, France, 3 June 1917.

Commenced return to Australia, 15 November 1919; disembarked, 26 December 1919; discharged, 20 February 1920.

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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