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John ACTON

Regimental number1431
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationDriver
Address23 Old South Head Road, Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinWife, Mrs. Helen Vera Acton, 23 Old South Head Road, Waverley, Sydney, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 August 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name6th Light Horse Regiment, 11th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/11/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A14 Euripides on 2 November 1915
Rank from Nominal Roll2nd Corporal
Unit from Nominal RollAnzac Provost Corps
FateReturned to Australia 24 July 1919
Other detailsMedals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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