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John Andrew FARISH

Regimental number1727
Place of birthDumfries Scotland
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationIronmoulder
Address23 Bourne Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation30
Next of kinFather, John Farish, 2 Grupgill, Dumfriesshire, Annan, Scotland
Enlistment date19 August 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name30th Battalion, 2nd Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/47/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A35 Berrima on 17 December 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 10 April 1919
Date of death3 November 1972
Place of burialWoronora Cemetery

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