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John Henry CORBETT

Regimental number2038
Place of birthBowling Alley Point New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressBowling Alley Point via Tamworth, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation21
Next of kinFather, Patrick Corbett, Bowling Alley Point via Tamworth, New South Wales
Enlistment date6 May 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll21 April 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name12th Light Horse Regiment, 13th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/17/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A6 Clan Mccorquodale on 19 September 1916
Rank from Nominal RollDriver
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Field Company Engineers
FateReturned to Australia 15 June 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2039 Driver William James CORBETT, 2nd Field Squadron Engineers, died of disease, 23 March 1919.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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