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Regimental number5476
Place of birthMurwillumbah, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMedical student
AddressQueen's Hotel, Enmore Road, Enmore, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation22
Height5' 6.75"
Weight126 lbs
Next of kinFather, S L Dearberg, Queen's Hotel, Enmore Road, Enmore, New South Wales
Previous military serviceServed in the Senior Cadets.
Enlistment date11 June 1915
Place of enlistmentLiverpool, New South Wales
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll2nd Australian General Hospital
FateReturned to Australia 3 March 1916
Other details

War service: Egypt

Commenced return to Australia from Suez on board HT 'Argyllshire', 3 March 1916 (Nursing and Mess duties); discharged, Sydney, 24 April 1916.

Medals: 1914-15 Star, British War Medal, Victory Medal
Miscellaneous detailsSee 16107 John Louis DEARBERG for second period of service.
Date of death18 December 1944
SourcesNAA: B2455, DEARBERG John Louis

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