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John Albert DEMPSEY

Regimental number1282
Place of birthGingelie New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationHorse breaker
AddressLeeton, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinWife, Mrs Violet Rose Dempsey, Leeton, New South Wales
Enlistment date24 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentTPR
Unit nameAustralian Remount Unit 2, Squadron 5
AWM Embarkation Roll number28/3/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 10 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollWarrant Officer (Class II)
Unit from Nominal RollRemounts
Recommendations (Medals and Awards)

Mention in Despatches


Recommendation date: 11 September 1917

FateReturned to Australia 26 July 1919
Other details

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

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