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Joseph Frederick CHILDS

Regimental number2847
Place of birthFitzroy, Victoria
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationRailway employee
Address141 Hawke Street, West Melbourne, Victoria
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation20
Next of kinFather, Eugene Childs, 141 Hawke Street, West Melbourne, Victoria
Enlistment date21 July 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name2nd Pioneer Battalion, Reinforcement 6
AWM Embarkation Roll number14/14/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A17 Port Lincoln on 20 October 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Pioneer Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 8 September 1919

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