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John Burnett FLETCHER

Regimental number5499
Place of birthKeiraville, New South Wales
SchoolKeiraville, New South Wales
ReligionChurch of England
OccupationMiner
AddressCampbell Street, Woonona, New South Wales
Marital statusMarried
Age at embarkation31
Next of kinWife, Mrs A E Fletcher, Campbell Street, Woonona, New South Wales
Enlistment date4 January 1916
Date of enlistment from Nominal Roll7 January 1916
Rank on enlistmentPrivate
Unit name13th Battalion, 17th Reinforcement
AWM Embarkation Roll number23/30/4
Embarkation detailsUnit embarked from Sydney, New South Wales, on board HMAT A71 Nestor on 9 April 1916
Rank from Nominal RollPrivate
Unit from Nominal Roll13th Battalion
FateKilled in Action 29 August 1916
Place of death or woundingMouquet Farm, Pozieres, France
Age at death31
Age at death from cemetery records32
Place of burialCourcelette British Cemetery (Plot XII, Row F, Grave No. 8), France
Panel number, Roll of Honour,
  Australian War Memorial
69
Miscellaneous information from
  cemetery records
Parents: John Abram and Jessie FLETCHER; husband of Mrs A.E. FLETCHER, Campbell Street, Coonona, New South Wales
Other details

War service: Western Front

Medals: British War Medal, Victory Medal

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