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Coleman, John William (21424)

Place of Birth: Adelaide, SA

Age: 18 years 2 months

Enlistment Details: Wednesday, 3 October 1917 – Melbourne, VIC

Service Number: 21424            view online service record

197 Nott Street
Port Melbourne, VIC

Next of Kin:
John James Coleman (father)
197 Nott Street
Port Melbourne, VIC

Embarkation Details:
Date: Monday, 24 June 1918
Ship: SS Port Lydelton
Port: Sydney, NSW
Unit: 1st Field Squadron Engineers – January 1918 Reinforements

RTA: Thursday, 3 July 1919
Discharged: Tuesday, 2 September 1919


  • Brian Membrey
    Posted August 2, 2016 10.02 am 0Likes

    Second World War : Born 1 Jul, 1899 (Adelaide), enlisted 15 March, 1942, served V369258, Private 2 Battalion Volunteer Defence Corps, locality on enlistment Regent, Attested Preston, NOK Alice COLEMAN. Discharged 16 June, 1943

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