John BEARDSWORTH

Birthplace
England
Resided
Toowoomba
Occupation
Labourer
Enlisted
09-September-1915
Place
Toowoomba
Age
25
Status
Single
Service No
20917
Rank
Gunner
Unit
9th Field Artillery Brigade, 34th Battery
Embarked
11-May-1916
Place
Sydney
Active Service
Western Front
Highest rank
Driver
Honours and Awards
No
Fate
Returned to Australia
October 1917
Notes

John Beardsworth landed in France in March 1917 assigned to the 12th Field Artillery Brigade. In Belgium in June he was wounded in action that dislocated his left shoulder and invalided to London’s Tootting Military Hospital. He returned to Australia in October and was discharged in February 1918.

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