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John William ELLIS

Regimental number218
Place of birthHartlepool England
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationFitter and turner
Address36 Elizabeth Street, Norwood, South Australia
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinWife, Mrs Gertrude J Ellis, 36 Elizabeth Street, Norwood, South Australia
Enlistment date5 January 1916
Rank on enlistment1st Class Air Mechanic
Unit nameAustralian Flying Corps, No 1 Squadron, B Flight
AWM Embarkation Roll number8/4/1
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Melbourne, Victoria, on board HMAT A67 Orsova on 16 March 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal RollAustralian Flying Corps
FateReturned to Australia 17 July 1916

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