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John Basil FAULKNER

Regimental number1539
Place of birthPetersberg South Australia
ReligionRoman Catholic
OccupationLabourer
AddressPetersburg, South Australia
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation24
Next of kinMother, Mrs Mary Faulkner, Petersburg, South Australia
Enlistment date8 September 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name9th Light Horse Regiment, 12th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number10/14/3
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Adelaide, South Australia, on board HMAT A2 Geelong on 18 November 1915
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll9th Light Horse Regiment
FateReturned to Australia 10 July 1919
Family/military connectionsBrother: 1591 Pte George Martin FAULKNER, 3rd Light Horse Regiment, returned to Australia, 15 May 1919.
Date of death8 September 1945
Age at death53
Place of burialAIF Cemetery, West Terrace, Adelaide, South Australia

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