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John Raymond Swain DARBY

Regimental number1173
Place of birthGlebe New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationGroom
Address32 Bourne Street, Enmore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation19
Next of kinGrandparent, Mrs B McGroder, 32 Bourne Street, Enmore, New South Wales
Previous military service14th Battery Australian Field Artillery
Enlistment date23 March 1915
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll18 March 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name19th Battalion, D Company
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT Ceramic on 25 June 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
FateReturned to Australia 9 August 1919
Other details

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal

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