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John Joseph DOPSON

Regimental number2011
Place of birthTenterfield New South Wales
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressJames Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation34
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Dopson, James Street, Toowoomba, Queensland
Enlistment date4 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name5th Light Horse Regiment, 14th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/10/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Brisbane, Queensland, on board HMAT A62 Wandilla on 31 January 1916
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll15th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 16 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 2740 Pte Abraham Patrick DOPSON, 4th Pioneer Bn, returned to Australia, 10 May 1917.
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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