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John James Lynes CHESTER

Regimental number1785
Place of birthFremantle, Western Australia
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMill hand
Addresslocomotive foreman, Brunswick Junction, Western Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation25
Next of kinS Chester, locomotive foreman, Brunswick Junction, Western Australia
Enlistment date17 August 1914
Rank on enlistmentDriver
Unit nameField Artillery Brigade 3, Battery 8
AWM Embarkation Roll number13/31/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Fremantle, Western Australia, on board Transport A7 Medic on 2 November 1914
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Field Artillery Brigade
FateReturned to Australia 24 September 1918
Date of death8 October 1959
Place of burialDonnybrook Cemetery

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