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John Henry FISCHER

Regimental number2821
Date of birth20 January 1887
Place of birthUralla, New South Wales
ReligionPresbyterian
OccupationJail warder
Address26 Church Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Marital statusSingle
Age at embarkation28
Next of kinSister, Mrs E Cruickshank, 26 Church Street, Marrickville, New South Wales
Enlistment date18 June 1915
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name3rd Battalion, 9th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/20/2
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A8 Argyllshire on 30 September 1915
Rank from Nominal RollSergeant
Unit from Nominal Roll3rd Battalion
FateReturned to Australia 27 August 1917
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Listed on Alumny Creek Public School & District Roll of Honor ('For God, For King, For Country').
Date of death30 May 1929
Age at death42
Place of burialGrafton Cemetery, New South Wales

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