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John Alan CURTIS

Regimental number1179
Place of birthArmidale New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationClothier
AddressBrackin Street,"Hillgrove", New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinFather, Albert Thomas Curtis, 'Hillgrove', Terrace Road, Marickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date1 April 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name20th Battalion, D Company
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/37/5
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 26 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll20th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 1 August 1916
Age at death from cemetery records20
Place of burialGordon Dump Cemetery (Plot I, Row B, Grave No. 3), Ovillers-La Boiselle, France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
90
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: Albert and Eliza CURTIS, Beauchamp Street, West Marrickville, New South Wales. Native of Armidale, New South Wales

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