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Town Hall, 333 Bay Street, Port Melbourne

Conway, John William (2392/6397)

Place of Birth: Port Melbourne, VIC

Age: 18 years

Enlistment Details: Saturday, 13 May 1916 – Melbourne, VIC

Service Number: 2392/6397            view online service record

200 Heath Street
Port Melbourne, VIC

Next of Kin:
Harry Conway (father)
200 Heath Street
Port Melbourne, VIC

Embarkation Details:
Date: Monday, 25 September 1916
Ship: HMAT Shropshire A9
Port: Melbourne, VIC
Unit: 59th Infantry Battalion – 5th Reinforcements

RTA: Sunday, 20 October 1918
Discharged: Thursday, 2 January 1919

Brother: Harry Conway


1917 ‘Private J. W. Conway.’, Port Melbourne Standard (Vic. : 1914 – 1920), 10 November, p. 2. , viewed 12 Oct 2017,

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