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John Thomas Greenwood

Name on Board JT Greenwood
Name on Service
John Thomas  Greenwood
Enlistment Age 19
Occupation Clerk
Place of Birth London, England
Next of Kin William Charles and Louisa Mary Greenwood
Address 26 Foster St, Williamstown, Vic
Marital Status S
Enlistment Date 8/06/1917
Service No. 3387 (Indexed at NAA as 2387)
Enlistment Place Melbourne, Vic
Embarkation Place Melbourne
Embarkation Date 16/07/1916
Embarkation Ship HMAT Port Melbourne A16
Unit on Embarkation 58th Australian Infantry Battalion
Date of Death 12/04/1918
Unit on Death 39th Australian Infantry Battalion
Rank on Death Private
Cause of Death Illness / Tuberculosis and Meningitis
Place of Wounding/
A hospital in France
Cemetery or Memorial Etaples Military Cemetery, Etaples, Nord Pas de Calais, France
Additional Information Attended Bredman Road school, near London and Duntroon College, Australia. John Thomas Greenwood's Father, William Charles Greenwood (18187) enlisted on 27 February 1917.  He served with the 4th Light Horse Field Ambulance and returned to Australia in June 1919. The Williamstown Historical Society hold a collection of medals and the 'dead man's penny' belonging to Thomas Greenwood.
Additional References Williamstown Chronicle, Saturday 4 May 1918, p2 Photos courtesy of Williamstown Historical Society
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